Markets

May 22, 2015

EPA: Nearly 8 million cellulosic RINs were generated in April

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe U.S. EPA has released renewable identification number (RIN) generation data for April, reporting that more than 1.44 billion RINs were generated during the month, including nearly 7.82 cellulosic RINs. READ MORE

May 21, 2015

REX reports profitable first quarter

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Business, PolicyREX American Resources Corp. has released first quarter financial results, reporting net sales and revenue of $105.2 million, down from $155.9 million during the same quarter of the prior year. The company did, however, report a profitable quarter. READ MORE

May 21, 2015

Ethanol industry weighs in on API E0 claims

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Business, PolicySeveral ethanol trade associations have weighed in on recent announcements by the American Petroleum Institute regarding demand for E0 and the use of E10 in marine and small engines. READ MORE

May 21, 2015

RFA, USGC, Growth Energy participate in mission to Japan

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyRepresentatives of the Renewable Fuels Association, Growth Energy and the U.S. Grains Council recently traveled to Tokyo to follow up on an industry market assessment of the potential to export U.S. ethanol to Japan. READ MORE

May 20, 2015

Protec Fuel opens E15 station near Orlando

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Business, PolicyProtec Fuel has announced E15 is now available in the Orlando, Florida, metro area. The fuel blend is being offered by Protec and Kissimmee Citgo. The fuel station, located in Kissimmee, Florida, is owned by Mid-State Energy Inc. READ MORE

May 20, 2015

Commodities: Summer cooling season becoming a second price driver

BY Ben Straus, U.S. Energy Services Found In:MarketsWhile summer consumption is far less dramatic than the winter, the increasing prevalence of natural gas as a fuel for power generation makes peak summer heat and the associated air-conditioning demand an increasingly influential price driver. READ MORE

May 20, 2015

Commodities: Ample corn supply, carryover creates price pressure

BY Jason Sagebiel, FCStone Found In:Markets, FeedstocksThe market had the opportunity to get an updated look at the old and new crop scenarios in the May USDA supply and demand report. Old crop supplies have been plentiful and carryout was increased slightly to 1.831 billion bushels. READ MORE

May 20, 2015

In Depth: 'Back to the Future' With N-butanol

BY Holly JessenFound In:Markets, BusinessA Minnesota ethanol plant is first in line to produce high-value renewable chemicals. READ MORE

May 18, 2015

UNICA: Producers prioritize hydrous ethanol production in April

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, BusinessUNICA, the Brazilian sugarcane industry association, has announced producers in the country's south-central region have prioritized hydrous ethanol production since the beginning of the season. READ MORE