Markets

March 27, 2015

Gevo releases 2014 results, reports progress with SBS operations

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, MarketsGevo Inc. has released 2014 financial results, reporting increased revenues when compared to 2013. During the fourth quarter, the company continued to progress with commercial production of isobutanol at its Luverne, Minnesota, plant. READ MORE

March 25, 2015

Croda to manufacture surfactant from ethanol, opening new market

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Markets, BusinessCroda Inc. is planning to break ground on a $170 million upgrade to its Atlas Point manufacturing site in Delaware. When completed, the company will begin converting between 10 million and 14 million gallons of ethanol into into ethylene oxide. READ MORE

March 25, 2015

Commodities: Ethanol prices gauging gasoline direction

BY Rick Kment, DTN Found In:MarketsEthanol prices have gained momentum at the end of March, following renewed spring support in corn futures prices. The reduction of supplies over the last four weeks has created additional support through the ethanol complex. READ MORE

March 25, 2015

Commodities: Volatile global currency environment affects corn

BY Jason Sagebiel, FCStone Found In:Markets, FeedstocksCurrently, the corn market has been responding to an ever-volatile global currency environment. The U.S. dollar has been a culprit affecting commodity values within the U.S. READ MORE

March 24, 2015

Commodities: Longevity, depth of Chinese market at top of mind

BY Sean Broderick, CHS Found In:Markets, CoproductsDDGS prices are still being dramatically affected by Chinese demand, in both bulk and container shipments. More than 2.5 million metric tons have been booked via the Gulf in bulk vessels destined for China so far for the summer. READ MORE

March 24, 2015

Commodities: Analysts to watch summer inventory supply closely

BY Ben Straus, U.S. Energy Services Found In:MarketsWinter is almost over. And for the natural gas market, the end of winter is significant event mainly in terms of declining demand. READ MORE

March 24, 2015

Praj to license Gevo's technology for sugar-based ethanol plants

BY Gevo Inc. Found In:Markets, BusinessGevo, Inc. announced March 24 that Praj Industries Ltd. has signed a memorandum of understanding to become a Gevo licensee for producing renewable isobutanol at sugar-based ethanol plants. READ MORE

March 20, 2015

API, AFPM sue EPA over RFS delays

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers and American Petroleum Institute have filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia against the U.S. EPA regarding delays in finalizing 2014 and 2015 renewable fuel standards. READ MORE

March 19, 2015

San Francisco welcomes E85

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Markets, BusinessMarch 19 marks the first offering of E85 to flex-fuel vehicle owners in San Francisco. Pearson Fuels and All Stars Fuel celebrated the high-octane E85 at a ribbon cutting by offering E85 at 85 cents per gallon. READ MORE