Business

October 21, 2014

Bunge analyst: exports outlook 'incredibly strong'

BY Tom BryanFound In:Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, BusinessA growing world population, urbanization and rising income will continue to drive investment in commodities, and the link between energy and agriculture will stay strong for years to come. But there are still many unknowns about world grain stocks. READ MORE

March 25, 2014

Biomass association leaders discuss triumphs, troubles

BY Anna Simet Found In:Cellulosic, Business, PolicyLeaders of seven bioenergy trade associations participated in the International Biomass Conference & Expo's State of the Industry general session on March 25 in Orlando, Fla. READ MORE

March 25, 2014

Ackerly, Abengoa recognized for contributions to biomass industry

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Cellulosic, BusinessJohn Ackerly, president of the Alliance for Green Heat, was presented with the Excellence in Bioenergy award at the 2014 International Biomass Conference and Expo, while Abengoa Bioenergy was recognized with the Groundbreaker of the Year award. READ MORE

15 hours ago

Fiberight still working at MSW plant in Iowa

BY Holly JessenFound In:Cellulosic, BusinessDespite delays, Fiberight's plans to produce cellulosic ethanol from municipal solid waste in Iowa are moving forward. In fact, an equity drive happening now is attracting quite a few interested people and money is starting to come in. READ MORE

15 hours ago

Court rejects challenge to EPA E15 regulation

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, PolicyOn Oct. 21, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia denied a petition of review filed by the American Petroleum Institute and other groups challenging the E15 misfueling mitigation rule published by the U.S. EPA in June 2011. READ MORE

15 hours ago

Economist: Ethanol profits face decline

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Operations, BusinessEthanol production profits hit a wall in the past month, according to an analysis by University of Illinois economist Scott Irwin in a recent FarmDocDaily post. READ MORE

15 hours ago

CBiRC helps ISU researchers launch startup companies

BY Iowa State University Found In:BusinessThe Biobased Foundry, established by the National Science Foundation Engineering Research Center for Biorenewable Chemicals based at Iowa State University, is helping researchers launch startup companies. READ MORE

15 hours ago

LSU AgCenter releases sweet sorghum production guide

BY Louisiana State University Found In:Feedstocks, BusinessTo help guide commercial production of Sweet sorghum, the Louisiana State University AgCenter has released the Sweet Sorghum Production Guide. READ MORE

October 23, 2014

Opinion: Prevention Meets Innovation

BY Tom BryanFound In:BusinessThe November issue of Ethanol Producer Magazine digs into maintenance and cleaning at ethanol facilities, writes Tom Bryan, president of BBI International and editor and chief of the magazine. READ MORE