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EIA revises 2016, 2017 ethanol production forecasts

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Business, PolicyThe U.S. Energy Information Administration has released the February edition of its Short-Term Energy Outlook, predicting ethanol production will average approximately 965,000 barrels per day this year and next year. READ MORE

February 08, 2016

RFA: US ethanol exports reached 836 million gallons in 2015

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Business, PolicyThe Renewable Fuels Association has released a new summary of ethanol trade statistics, reporting the U.S. ethanol industry exported 836 million gallons of ethanol last year valued at approximately $18 billion. READ MORE

February 08, 2016

In Depth: Meeting the California low carbon challenge

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Markets, PolicyEighty-nine ethanol producers west of the Mississippi River prepare for the revised LCFS. This article appears in the March issue of EPM. READ MORE

February 05, 2016

In Depth: Promising jet fuel market looms for upgraded bioethanol, butanol

BY Kapil Lokare Found In:MarketsDevelopers make progress towards renewable aviation fuels. This contribution appears in the March issue of EPM. READ MORE

February 04, 2016

Economists: Ethanol retains low-cost octane enhancer status

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Markets, Business, PolicyEthanol continues to maintain its status as the low-cost octane enhancer, in spite of low oil prices. The biggest threat, say University of Illinois economists Scott Irwin and Darrel Good, would be a shortfall in U.S. corn production. READ MORE

February 04, 2016

In Depth: E25, E40 for the masses

BY Holly JessenFound In:MarketsWidely introducing consumers to 'super premium' ethanol blends could offer substantial benefits, but the barriers to making it happen are significant as well. This article appears in the March issue of EPM. READ MORE

February 03, 2016

Energy Bill amendments aim to impede biofuels, benefit bioenergy

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Feedstocks, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe U.S. Senate is currently considering the Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015. To date, lawmakers have introduced more than 275 amendments to the bill, including several that would impact biofuels and bioenergy. READ MORE

February 01, 2016

County board approves modified loan for CE&P

BY Kassidi Andres Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyThe Imperial County, California, board of supervisors recently approved a modified loan for California Ethanol and Power, a company developing a sugarcane and sweet sorghum ethanol plant in the region. READ MORE

January 28, 2016

USGC: Mission examines Argentine market on cusp of policy changes

BY U.S. Grains Council Found In:Markets, Coproducts, Business, PolicyA recent U.S. Grains Council mission to Argentina offered participants the chance to meet with local grain industry representatives just as new President Mauricio Macri has begun implementing changes that could impact grain markets. READ MORE