February 02, 2016

ADM reports Q4 earnings of 61 per share, down from $1 a year ago

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Operations, Business, PolicyArcher Daniels Midland Co. reported net earnings for the fourth quarter were $718 million, or $1.19 per share, and segment operating profit was $900 million. The company reported adjusted earnings per share of 61 cents. READ MORE

February 02, 2016

In Depth: Powering up with a let-down turbine

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:OperationsInstalling a turbine where steam pressures are being dropped generates power and reduces carbon intensity. This article appears in the March issue of EPM with the headline, "Powering up by letting down." READ MORE

January 29, 2016

CARB accepts innovative Trestle Energy coproduct pathway

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Operations, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Business, PolicyTrestle Energy LLC has received a favorable carbon intensity rating from the California Air Resources Board for a pathway approach that creates a new coproduct credit from using corn stover for electric generation. READ MORE

January 28, 2016

Valero reports increased ethanol production volumes

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, BusinessValero Energy Corp. has released 2015 financial results, reporting the company’s ethanol segment achieved increased production volumes, but decreased operating income. Overall, Valero reported increased adjusted net income. READ MORE

January 25, 2016

USDA report details Rural Development investments

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe USDA has released a report detailing the impacts investments made by its Rural Development team have had on rural America. Bioenergy investments are among those highlighted in the document. READ MORE

January 18, 2016

Poet increases production capacity by 25 million gallons

BY Poet LLC Found In:Operations, BusinessThree Poet biorefineries will expand ethanol production capacity by a combined total of 25 million gallons in this year. Poet Biorefining – Hanlontown, Poet Biorefining – Hudson, and Poet Biorefining – Caro will all expand capacity. READ MORE

January 15, 2016

UNICA: Ethanol production up nearly 5% through December

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Business, PolicyUNICA, the Brazilian sugarcane industry association, has announced that with the harvest season almost finished, the sugarcane crush in the south-central region reached approximately 594.08 million tons at the end of December. READ MORE

January 14, 2016

In Depth: Biofuels company industrializes photosynthesis

BY Holly Jessen Found In:Operations, BusinessFor eight years, Joule has been working under the radar to develop and commercialize its CO2-to-fuel technology. This story appears in the February issue of EPM with the headline 'Industrializing photosynthesis.' READ MORE

January 12, 2016

Agenda for technical sessions announced for 2016 IBCE

BY BBI International Found In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyBBI International announced the agenda for the technical sessions of the 9th annual International Biomass Conference & Expo, North America’s largest and fastest growing biomass conference, taking place April 11-14 in Charlotte, North Carolina. READ MORE