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Opinion: It’s Not Me, It’s You

BY Ron Lamberty Found In:Markets, BusinessRather than creating programs to convince retailers to sell higher blends of ethanol, the industry should talk to fuel retailers and create programs that address what marketers really need, writes Ron Lamberty. READ MORE

September 19, 2014

IRENA report features bioenergy supply, demand projections

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Feedstocks, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe International Renewable Energy Agency has published a new report predicting a major role for modern, sustainable biomass technologies in the world's energy mix. It includes forecasts for power, thermal and liquid fuels production. READ MORE

September 19, 2014

Gevo provides update on Luverne, Minnesota, plant

BY Gevo Inc. Found In:Operations, Markets, CoproductsGevo reported an update on the progress of the side-by-side operational mode (SBS) of its plant in Luverne, Minnesota, on Sept. 18. READ MORE

September 18, 2014

New secretary general appointed to ePURE

BY ePURE Found In:MarketsThe European renewable ethanol association, ePURE, has appointed Robert Wright as its new secretary general. Wright will take up the position immediately. READ MORE

September 18, 2014

Opinion: DDGS Already a Proven Ingredient in Aquafeeds

BY Kurt A. Rosentrater Found In:Markets, CoproductsTraditional DDGS is a proved ingredient in aquaculture feed, writes Kurt Rosentrater. He vies a broad look at the industry and history of its use. READ MORE

September 17, 2014

Florida cellulosic ethanol plant upgraded, coming back online

BY Holly JessenFound In:Operations, Markets, Cellulosic, BusinessThe Indian River BioEnergy Center, a cellulosic ethanol production center near Vero Beach, Florida, has completed a major turnaround, including technology upgrades, and the facility is now being brought back online. READ MORE

September 17, 2014

RFA submits comments to CARB on LCFS lifecycle analysis tool

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Markets, PolicyThe Renewable Fuels Association has submitted comments to the California Air Resources Board voicing support for CARB's proposal to transition to a new version of the GREET model, but also recommending several additional improvements. READ MORE

September 17, 2014

In Depth: Stover Pellets Pack in the Pounds

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Markets, FeedstocksDensification reduces transportation cost, improves storability and could open new markets. Are pellets the future for corn stover? READ MORE

September 16, 2014

Iowans purchase more than 2.9 million gallons of E85 in Q2

BY Iowa Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Markets, BusinessThe Iowa Renewable Fuels Association has announced Iowa motorists purchased 2.98 million gallons of E85 in the second quarter of 2014, according to data released by the Iowa Department of Revenue. READ MORE