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Abengoa highlights Hugoton plant during half year investor call

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Coproducts, Cellulosic, BusinessAbengoa has released half year financial results, reporting revenues of EUR 3.39 billion ($3.71 billion), up 3 percent when compared to the first six months of the prior year. EBITDA increased by 9 percent, reaching EUR 650 million. READ MORE

July 31, 2015

USGC presents ethanol export promotion strategy to delegates

BY U.S. Grains Council Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyAn ethanol export promotion strategy developed in consultation with industry partners and the USDA was presented to U.S. Grains Council members from throughout the grains sector at USGC's 55th Annual Board of Delegates Meeting. READ MORE

July 30, 2015

Pacific Ethanol sets second quarter record for ethanol sales

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, BusinessPacific Ethanol Inc. has released second quarter financial results, reporting the company sold a record 140.7 million gallons of ethanol during the three-month period. Net sales were $277.6 million and gross profit was $6.3 million. READ MORE

July 30, 2015

Gevo announces first pump sales of isobutanol-blended gasoline

BY Gevo Inc. Found In:Markets, Coproducts, BusinessGevo Inc. has announced that Express Lube of Fredericksburg, Texas, is the first U.S. service station to sell gasoline blended with Gevo's renewable isobutanol at the pump. Express Lube has been selling the fuel at over a 50 percent premium to E10. READ MORE

July 30, 2015

Argonne National Lab finds butanol is good for boats

BY U.S. DOE/Argonne National Laboratory Found In:Markets, Coproducts, BusinessArgonne National Laboratory recently teamed with industry to investigate alternative fuels for recreational marine applications. Research has demonstrated the safety and effectiveness of a blend of fuel that includes 16 percent butanol. READ MORE

July 30, 2015

USGC: Unlocking opportunities for DDGS in Canada

BY U.S. Grains Council Found In:Markets, Coproducts, Business, PolicyA team of Canadian buyers and end-users of U.S. distillers dried grains with solubles (DDGS) recently visited the United States on a learning journey cosponsored by the U.S. Grains Council and the Corn Marketing Program of Michigan. READ MORE

July 29, 2015

Commodities: Natural gas delivery change lowers prices in Midwest

BY Ben Straus, U.S. Energy Services Inc. Found In:MarketsThe Rockies Express Pipeline (REX) went into service in 2009, running from Wyoming to Ohio. At the time, gas out west was relatively cheap, and the eastern supply sources in decline. Now, REX is in the process of reversing its flow. READ MORE

July 28, 2015

USGC: Ethanol can improve China’s air, water quality

BY U.S. Grains Council Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyA U.S. Grains Council mission including U.S. environmental and public health specialists recently traveled to China to discuss how air and water quality in that country could be improved through the use of ethanol in the country's fuel. READ MORE

July 28, 2015

Commodities: Ethanol prices decline, follow outside markets

BY Rick Kment, DTN Found In:MarketsEthanol futures posted a strong 20-cent-per-gallon price retraction in the last half of July, following aggressive pressure in corn prices and most outside markets. As of July 27, RBOB gasoline futures had fallen over 30 cents from season highs. READ MORE