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Ethanol plant digester to send 5 MW to California grid

BY Anna Simet Found In:Operations, Coproducts, BusinessNot only does Tulare County, California-based Calgren Renewable Fuels LLC manufacture renewable transportation fuel and utilize renewable energy to power its operations, but starting next month, the plant will also send electricity to the grid. READ MORE

May 24, 2016

Solenis licenses corn oil extraction technology to Buckman

BY Solenis Found In:Coproducts, BusinessSolenis LLC and Buckman Laboratories Inc. recently announced the resolution of a pending lawsuit filed by Buckman against Solenis regarding Solenis’ patent for using polysorbate as an additive for corn oil extraction aids. READ MORE

May 24, 2016

Opinion: Pursuit of Higher Yield, Efficiency Drives FEW Participation Up

BY Tom BryanFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Business, PolicyIn early May, I was informed that registrations for the 2016 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo were on pace to match our seven-year high mark. This column is published in the June issue of Ethanol Producer Magazine. READ MORE

May 20, 2016

USGC launches aqua DDGS promotion program in Egypt

BY U.S. Grains Council Found In:Markets, Coproducts, Business, PolicyU.S. Grains Council staff and consultants recently conducted a program in Egypt to promote distillers dried grain with solubles (DDGS) in aqua rations. This program was done in conjunction with Mirasco, a USGC member company. READ MORE

May 20, 2016

In Depth: Helping Ethanol Producers Get the Most Out of Their Product

BY Holly JessenFound In:Operations, Coproducts, BusinessWhen margins matter most, strategies to ratchet up ethanol yield make good business sense. This article is published in the June issue of Ethanol Producer Magazine under the headline "Up On Output." READ MORE

May 19, 2016

Clariant to scale-up catalysts for Gevo’s ETO technology

BY Gevo Inc. Found In:Coproducts, BusinessGevo Inc. had announced that it has entered into an agreement with Clariant Corp. to develop catalysts to enable Gevo’s ethanol-to-olefins (ETO) technology, which produces tailored mixes of propylene, isobutylene and hydrogen. READ MORE

May 19, 2016

RFA holding FDA-certified FSMA training classes this summer

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Operations, Coproducts, Business, PolicyThe Renewable Fuels Association has scheduled four training courses to help facilities meet the requirements of the Food Safety Modernization Act. The classes are designed for individuals overseeing the food safety plan of an ethanol plant. READ MORE

May 19, 2016

In Depth: Advancing the Brewing Process With New Yeasts, Enzymes

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Operations, Coproducts, BusinessThe pace of innovation in fermentation has picked up. This article is published in the June issue of Ethanol Producer Magazine. READ MORE

May 17, 2016

SIRE reports reduced net loss for fiscal second quarter

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Coproducts, BusinessSouthwest Iowa Renewable Energy has published financial results for its second fiscal quarter of 2016, the three-month period ended March 31, reporting a slight decrease in revenues, but improved net income and modified EBITDA. READ MORE