3 hours ago

August corn crush down 1% from July, DDGS down 3%

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Markets, CoproductsEthanol dry mills, at 445.2 million bushels, used nearly 90 percent of the corn consumed for fuel ethanol production in August, the remainder being used by wet millers. READ MORE

6 hours ago

Carbon Green opens C-store in Ionia, Michigan

BY Ann BaileyFound In:Markets, BusinessCars have been streaming into NuVu Fuels in Ionia, Michigan, this week. The new c-store, which sells blended fuels and locally-grown food, is seven miles from Carbon Green Green Bioenergy LLC, which provides the ethanol. READ MORE

October 07, 2015

CoBank ethanol report: Industry rebalances in 2015

BY Ann BaileyFound In:Markets, Coproducts, PolicyAfter a year and a half of record earnings, the ethanol industry stabilized in 2015, according to a CoBank ethanol industry report. Going forward, ethanol margins are expected to remain “modestly positive,” on average, for the next 12 to 18 months. READ MORE

October 07, 2015

U.S. ethanol exports sank in August, DDGS shipments down slightly

BY Ann Lewis, RFA research analyst Found In:Markets, Coproducts, BusinessIn August, U.S. ethanol exports fell 35 percent t to the lowest monthly volume in more than two years, according to RFA analysis of government data released Oct. 7. DDGS exports also decreased 6 percent from the record high set in July. READ MORE

October 05, 2015

USGC: Trade ministers' approval of TPP win for US farmers

BY Staff Report Found In:Markets, BusinessU.S. Grains Council says trade ministers' approval of the Trans-Pacific Partnership is a win for U.S. agriculture and trade partners.Reducing barriers to open trade benefits both the grain industry and overseas customers. READ MORE

October 02, 2015

UNL to lead research project to improve sorghum as a biofuel

BY University of Nebraska Lincoln Found In:Markets, Feedstocks, CellulosicThe University of Nebraska-Lincoln will lead a $13.5 million, multi-institutional research effort to improve sorghum as a sustainable source for biofuel production. READ MORE

October 02, 2015

Platts publishes price assessments for DDGS

BY Platts Found In:Markets, CoproductsPlatts, a global provider of energy and commodities information, has began publishing price assessments for a key ethanol coproduct increasingly used as animal feed in the United States and globally. READ MORE

September 30, 2015

EPA registers Joule's CO2-recycled ethanol

BY Joule Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyJoule, a company working toward commercial-scale production of liquid fuels from recycled CO2, announced that its fuel grade Sunflow-E ethanol has been registered by the U.S. EPA for commercial use in E10 and E15 gasoline blends. READ MORE

September 29, 2015

CARB re-adopts state’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard

BY Ann BaileyFound In:Markets, Feedstocks, PolicyThe California Air Resources Board has re-adopted a Low Carbon Fuel Standard requiring a 10 percent reduction in the carbon intensity of transportation fuels by 2020. READ MORE