Business

40 minutes ago

RFA to offer free E15 webinar

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyThe Renewable Fuels Association has announced plans for a free webinar on Oct.. 23 to discuss the recent proposal that will allow for year-round consumer access to 15 percent ethanol (E15). READ MORE

41 minutes ago

Feed grain buyers, suppliers will gather at Export Exchange 2018

BY Renewable Fuels Association, Growth Energy, U.S. Grains Council Found In:Coproducts, BusinessA cadre of international buyers and end-users of coarse grains and co-products from more than 35 countries are scheduled to arrive in Minneapolis next week for Export Exchange 2018. READ MORE

1 hour ago

Opinion: Whose Customer Is It, Anyway?

BY Ron Lamberty Found In:Operations, Markets, BusinessFROM THE NOVEMBER ISSUE: Rob Lamberty of the American Coalition for Ethanol writes his column this month about marketing in the ethanol industry. READ MORE

9 hours ago

In Depth: Character, Friend, Genius

BY Susanne Retka Schill Found In:Operations, BusinessFROM THE NOVEMBER ISSUE: Dennis Vander Griend, who passed away in July, is remembered as an extraordinary engineer, a unique character and a great friend. READ MORE

October 12, 2018

New pump labels in EU provide clarity on biofuels content

BY Ron Kotrba Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyThe EU introduced a new, harmonized set of fuel labels Oct. 12 to give drivers better information on the suitability of fuels for their vehicles. The labels will help avoid misfueling and inform drivers, according to the European Commission. READ MORE

October 12, 2018

DOT rescinds ECP brake system requirements for HHFUT rail cars

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, PolicyRecent action taken by the PHMSA and DOT has repealed a portion of a 2015 rulemaking that would have required certain trains carrying flammable liquids, including ethanol, to be equipped with electronically controlled pneumatic (ECP) brake systems. READ MORE

October 12, 2018

USGC: Ethanol summit sparks engagement on ethanol policy

BY U.S. Grains Council Found In:Markets, BusinessThe U.S. Grains Council hosted the first ever Ethanol Summit of the Americas in fall 2017, bringing together officials from more than 15 countries to discuss current and future opportunities for ethanol. The impact of the event is still paying off. READ MORE

October 11, 2018

Green Plains to sell 3 ethanol plants to Valero

BY Green Plains Inc. Found In:BusinessGreen Plains Inc. announced Oct. 10 that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement with Valero Renewable Fuels Company LLC to sell three of its ethanol plants located in Lakota, Iowa; Bluffton, Indiana; and Riga, Michigan. READ MORE

October 11, 2018

Casey’s unveils partnership with Prime the Pump

BY Growth Energy Found In:Markets, BusinessCasey’s General Store has unveiled a partnership with Prime the Pump, a Growth Energy partner and nonprofit organization. Casey’s will expand its offering of E15 to potentially more than 500 of its locations over the next few years. READ MORE