Business

September 20, 2019

Opinion: A Break From the Bad

BY Lisa GibsonFound In:Operations, Markets, Business, PolicyFROM THE OCTOBER ISSUE: Editor Lisa Gibson previews the magazine, including feature articles about South Dakota's new ethanol plant, a look at E15's market trajectory, tips about lab maintenance and more. READ MORE

September 20, 2019

In Depth: Optimism in Onida

BY Matt ThompsonFound In:Operations, BusinessFROM THE OCTOBER ISSUE: It’s a challenging time to bring an ethanol plant online, but June marked the beginning of operations at Ringneck Energy & Feed in South Dakota. READ MORE

September 19, 2019

Opinion: ‘Zero Evidence’ of Demand Destruction? Really?

BY Geoff Cooper Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyFROM THE OCTOBER ISSUE: 2020 RFS rule is an opportunity for EPA to alleviate damage done to the ethanol industry by granting small refinery exemptions. READ MORE

September 19, 2019

Ernst discusses SRE deal as Trump meets with Big Oil senators

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, PolicyTrump is set to continue discussions Sept. 19 regarding the SRE reallocation proposal by meeting with Senators representing Big Oil. Meanwhile, Sen. Joni Ernst R-Iowa, said she needs to see the proposal in writing before she can announce her support. READ MORE

September 19, 2019

Bill would require EPA to account for SREs in RVO rulemakings

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, PolicyLegislation introduced by Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Ill., on Sept. 18 would require the U.S. EPA to account for small refinery exemptions (SREs) when formulating annual Renewable Fuel Standard volume obligations. READ MORE

September 19, 2019

RFA: New study stresses ethanol’s benefits for energy security

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Business, PolicyA new study shows that the RFS not only saves drivers money at the gas pump every day, but also enhances energy security by greatly reducing or even eliminating the blow to our nation’s drivers when global oil production is disrupted. READ MORE

September 19, 2019

In Depth: Market Movers

BY Lisa GibsonFound In:Markets, Business, Policy, RetailerFROM THE OCTOBER ISSUE: Projections for E15 have been inconsistent since the May 31 Reid vapor pressure waiver. Ethanol Producer Magazine explores some of the factors that will influence the blend's trajectory in the coming years. READ MORE

September 18, 2019

UNICA: Hydrous ethanol production sets new record

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, BusinessUNICA, the Brazilian sugarcane industry association, has announced ethanol production was up more than 10 percent during the second half of August, with hydrous ethanol production setting a new record. READ MORE

September 18, 2019

USGC discusses ethanol at petroleum conference in Singapore

BY U.S. Grains Council Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyU.S. Grains Council staff, consultants and members attending the Asia Pacific Petroleum Conference (APPEC) in Singapore in September found reason for enthusiasm for ethanol’s future in the region. READ MORE