Business

November 26, 2014

Comments due Dec. 8 on draft California energy report

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe California Energy Commission is accepting public comments on its Draft 2014 Integrated Energy Policy Report Update through Dec. 8. The report outlines the commission's assessments of a variety of energy issues currently impacting the state. READ MORE

November 26, 2014

USGC video: Why ethanol exports are vital to U.S. producers

BY U.S. Grains Council Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyThe U.S. Grains Council has partnered with USDA's Foreign Agricultural Service, Growth Energy and the Renewable Fuels Association to assess how best to promote ethanol exports as part of overseas market development efforts. READ MORE

November 25, 2014

E2: Nearly 850 advanced biofuel jobs announced during Q3

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Cellulosic, BusinessEnvironmental Entrepreneurs (E2) recently released its third quarter clean energy jobs report, reporting that more than 18,000 clean energy and clean transportation jobs were announced in 23 states during the quarter. READ MORE

November 25, 2014

USGC explores growth in mature Japanese market

BY U.S. Grains Council Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyJapan is a mature market, but ethanol could represent a new opportunity in the country. In partnership with industry associations, the U.S. Grains Council has opened a strategic discussion with key industry and government officials about biofuels. READ MORE

November 25, 2014

RFA: Feed Food Fairness Campaign not big on transparency

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Business, PolicyThe Feed Food Fairness Campaign, backed by members of the livestock and fast food industries, recently ran a one-sided advertisement in a popular Beltway publication inaccurately blaming the renewable fuel standard for rising food prices. READ MORE

November 25, 2014

Opinion: Sharp-Eyed EH&S

BY Tom BryanFound In:Operations, BusinessThe December issue of EPM contains several articles based on the issues theme of plant safety and emergency response, as well as more information about the E15 situation in Chicago and Abengoa's recent plant ground breaking, writes Tom Bryan. READ MORE

November 24, 2014

Highland EnviroFuels to license Gevo isobutanol technology

BY Gevo Found In:BusinessHighlands EnviroFuels LLC has signed a letter of intent to become a Gevo Inc. licensee to produce renewable isobutanol at its proposed Florida plant. READ MORE

November 24, 2014

In Depth: Coaching Compliance

BY Tom BryanFound In:Business, PolicyWhile every EH&S manager’s playbook is unique, safeguarding human health and protecting the environment are their common goals. READ MORE

November 24, 2014

Opinion: Government Intervention a No-Brainer

BY Mike Bryan Found In:Business, PolicyIt's confusing to watch Congress do nothing but saber rattling in the face of the current U.S. rail crisis, writes Mike Bryan. Government intervention in this issue seems like a no brainer. READ MORE