5 hours ago

Commodities: DDGS affected by tangled logistics, export increases

BY Sean Broderick, CHS Found In:Markets, CoproductsThe month prior to Easter was pretty quiet and the weather is just now abating enough to have folks thinking about planting in the near future in the Midwest. The focus for DDGS prices is still on logistics and slow rail movement. READ MORE

5 hours ago

Commodities: Corn market continues bullish run

BY Jason Sagebiel, FCStone Found In:Markets, FeedstocksThe corn market has been on a bullish run since the January report. The carryout has continued to decline, as export demand continues to increase. READ MORE

10 hours ago

Alternative financing options subject of Calif. workshop

BY Chris HansonFound In:MarketsThe California Energy Commission conducted a workshop aimed at alternative financing options and strategies to support the development and implementation of transportation technologies which reduces greenhouse gas and criteria emissions. READ MORE

April 23, 2014

EPA reduces the 2013 cellulosic RFS to reflect actual production

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe U.S. EPA has taken action to revise the 2013 cellulosic biofuel requirements under the renewable fuels standard (RFS) to 810,185 ethanol-equivalent gallons, the volume for which cellulosic RINs were generated in 2013. READ MORE

April 23, 2014

RFA president makes appearance at rail safety forum

BY Chris HansonFound In:Operations, Markets, Business, PolicyRenewable Fuel Association President and CEO Bob Dinneen gave a presentation at a rail safety forum hosted by the National Transportation Safety Board on April 23. READ MORE

April 16, 2014

CFDC calls for ethanol to stand up as alternative fuel

BY Clean Fuels Development Coalition Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyClean Fuels Development Coalition Executive Director Douglas Durante has called on ethanol supporters to not only defend the federal renewable fuel standard, but to move beyond it by capitalizing on the benefits of mid- and high-level ethanol blends. READ MORE

April 15, 2014

EC adopts new guidelines on renewable energy, biofuel support

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, PolicyThe European Commission recently announced it has adopted new rules on public support for renewable energy projects, including a move to market-based support. A U.K.-based trade association called the guidelines a "huge leap into the unknown." READ MORE

April 14, 2014

Iowa awards Fueling our Future funds to 2 retail stations

BY Gov. Terry Branstad’s office Found In:Markets, BusinessIowa Gov. Terry Branstad has announced the Oak Street Station in Inwood, Iowa, and Farmers Cooperative in Mount Ayr, Iowa, have been selected as recipients of funds through the Fueling Our Future pilot program. READ MORE

April 14, 2014

In Depth: Biodiesel: Coming Soon to an Ethanol Plant Near You

BY Ron KotrbaFound In:Markets, CoproductsThe concept of co-locating biodiesel production at ethanol plants is finally taking shape. READ MORE