Operations

July 21, 2016

Report features data on EU ethanol market

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, CellulosicA report recently filed with the USDA Foreign Agriculture Service’s Global Agricultural Information Network provides an overview of the European Union’s biofuel market, including data on ethanol. READ MORE

July 20, 2016

US ethanol production sets new weekly record

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Business, PolicyThe U.S. ethanol industry set a new weekly ethanol production record the week ending July 15, with production reaching an average of 1.029 million barrels per day, according to information published by the U.S. Energy Information Administration. READ MORE

July 19, 2016

Siouxland Ethanol begins $8.5 million expansion project

BY Ann BaileyFound In:Operations, BusinessConstruction is under way on a $8.5 million expansion at Siouxland Ethanol in Jackson, Nebraska. Construction to add two fermenters to the ethanol plant in northeast Nebraska began July 18. Capacity is also being added to the plant's cooling towers. READ MORE

July 14, 2016

UDSA GAIN reports address Polish, Lithuanian ethanol production

BY Ann BaileyFound In:Operations, Markets, Business, PolicyTotal production of bioethanol in Poland is estimated at 200,000 metric tons with capacity at 511,000 metric tons, according to a report filed with the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service’s Global Agricultural Information Network. READ MORE

July 13, 2016

EIA maintains ethanol production, consumption forecasts

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Business, PolicyThe U.S. Energy Information Administration has released the July edition of its Short-Term Energy Outlook, predicting ethanol production will average 980,000 barrels per day in 2016 and 2017, up from nearly 970,000 barrels per day last year. READ MORE

July 05, 2016

Xylogenics launches new plant modeling services

BY Xylogenics Inc. Found In:Operations, BusinessXylogenics Inc. launches fermentation modeling services to provide big data analytics for ethanol plants, incorporating historical data with customized modeling to maximize efficiency or conduct new technology assessments. READ MORE

June 29, 2016

Kosher distillers corn oil opens market prospects for glycerin

BY Ron Kotrba Found In:Operations, Markets, BusinessWith nearly a fifth of the U.S. biodiesel feedstock market share, corn oil from the ethanol production process is contributing more glycerin to the marketplace. But if that oil is not kosher, the market opportunities for its glycerin are limited. READ MORE

June 23, 2016

2016 National Advanced Biofuels Conference wraps in Milwaukee

BY Katie FletcherFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe 2016 National Advanced Biofuels Conference & Expo took place in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, this week, hosting a number of panels surrounding the advanced biofuels and biobased chemical industries. READ MORE

June 23, 2016

House hearing focuses on RFS implementation

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyOn June 22, the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Energy and Power Subcommittee held a hearing on the renewable fuel standard (RFS). The event featured testimony from government officials, biofuel supporters and other stakeholders. READ MORE