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June 17, 2021

Biofuel groups ask EPA to resist calls for RFS waivers

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Business, PolicyFuels America, NFU, Growth Energy, RFA, NCGA, NBB and ABBC on June 17 sent a letter to U.S. EPA Administrator Michael Regan and National Economic Council Director Brian Deese urging them to resist calls by the oil industry to waive or weaken the RFS. READ MORE

June 17, 2021

UNCIA: Ethanol sales up in May

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, FeedstocksUNICA, the Brazilian sugarcane industry association, has announced ethanol production was up during the second half of May when compared to the same period of last year. Ethanol sales for the full month were up nearly 12 percent. READ MORE

June 14, 2021

House Biofuels Caucus requests pandemic relief for biofuels

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Business, Policy, RetailerMembers of the House Biofuels Caucus sent a letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on June 9 urging the USDA to provide COVID-19 relief to biofuels producers under the agency’s Pandemic Assistance for Producers program. READ MORE

June 14, 2021

UK launches E10 information campaign

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Policy, RetailerThe U.K. government on June 7 announced the launch of a nationwide information campaign on the introduction of E10. The campaign aims to raise awareness of the fuel blend and how its rollout will help the U.K. build back greener. READ MORE

June 14, 2021

Aemetis signs $200 million agreement for low carbon biofuels

BY Aemetis Inc. Found In:Markets, BusinessAemetis Inc. announced on June 14 it has signed a biofuels offtake agreement with international renewable fuels supplier Murex LLC for an estimated $200 million of low carbon biofuels to be delivered during 2021 to 2023. READ MORE

June 10, 2021

RFA welcomes E10 in UK, recommends tighter blend range

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Markets, Business, Policy, RetailerThe RFA on June 10 thanked the U.K. Department of Transport for its draft regulations requiring the introduction of E10 ethanol blends beginning in September. The RFA also recommended the U.K. adjust the minimim ethanol content for E10 blends. READ MORE

June 09, 2021

Nevada governor signs bill allowing E15

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Business, Policy, RetailerNevada Gov. Steve Sisolak on June 4 signed AB 411 into law. The bill allows sales of E15 within the state and requires the State Board of Agriculture to adopt rules governing sales of the fuel blend by July 2022. READ MORE

June 09, 2021

In Depth: Driving Behaviors and Gallons

BY Lisa GibsonFound In:Operations, Markets, Business, RetailerGrowth Energy has launched a consumer campaign to promote E15’s benefits to the optimal audiences. READ MORE

June 09, 2021

Opinion: Billions of Dollars of E15 Equipment Available—at Zero Cost to Retailers

BY Ron Lamberty Found In:Operations, Markets, Business, RetailerE15 doesn't require new fueling equipment for retailers. READ MORE