October 08, 2015

4 ethanol plants added to EPA efficient producer list

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Business, PolicyThree Valero ethanol plants and a Michigan plant join the club of ethanol producers achieving greenhouse gas reductions of 20 percent or better, when compared to the baseline gasoline used in the renewable fuels standard. READ MORE

October 08, 2015

Carbon Green opens C-store in Ionia, Michigan

BY Ann BaileyFound In:Markets, BusinessCars have been streaming into NuVu Fuels in Ionia, Michigan, this week. The new c-store, which sells blended fuels and locally-grown food, is seven miles from Carbon Green Green Bioenergy LLC, which provides the ethanol. READ MORE

October 07, 2015

U.S. ethanol exports sank in August, DDGS shipments down slightly

BY Ann Lewis, RFA research analyst Found In:Markets, Coproducts, BusinessIn August, U.S. ethanol exports fell 35 percent t to the lowest monthly volume in more than two years, according to RFA analysis of government data released Oct. 7. DDGS exports also decreased 6 percent from the record high set in July. READ MORE

October 07, 2015

Former Shell president to speak at National Ethanol Conference

BY RFA Found In:BusinessThe Renewable Fuels Association announced that the founder and CEO of Citizens for Affordable Energy, John Hofmeister, will headline next year’s National Ethanol Conference, which is set to take place Feb. 15–17 in New Orleans. READ MORE

October 06, 2015

RFA launches revamped website

BY RFA Found In:BusinessThe Renewable Fuels Association announced it has launched a redesigned website. With the completion of the full rebuild, RFA has added new and enhanced content to further improve ease of navigation, usability, and end-user experience. READ MORE

October 05, 2015

USGC: Trade ministers' approval of TPP win for US farmers

BY Staff Report Found In:Markets, BusinessU.S. Grains Council says trade ministers' approval of the Trans-Pacific Partnership is a win for U.S. agriculture and trade partners.Reducing barriers to open trade benefits both the grain industry and overseas customers. READ MORE

October 02, 2015

Grants provide HazMat training for crude oil, ethanol incidents

BY U.S. Department of Transportatoin Found In:BusinessThe U.S. Department of Transportation Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration announced $5.9 million in grants to provide hazardous materials training for emergency responders responding to crude oil or ethanol-related incidents. READ MORE

October 01, 2015

RFA announces new officers for board of directors

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:BusinessThe Renewable Fuels Association has announced the election of officers for the board of directors at its annual membership meeting in Omaha, Nebraska. READ MORE

September 30, 2015

EPA registers Joule's CO2-recycled ethanol

BY Joule Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyJoule, a company working toward commercial-scale production of liquid fuels from recycled CO2, announced that its fuel grade Sunflow-E ethanol has been registered by the U.S. EPA for commercial use in E10 and E15 gasoline blends. READ MORE