January 27, 2022

Missouri bills aims to incentivize sales of higher biofuel blends

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, Policy, RetailerTwo separate bills currently pending in the Missouri Legislature aim to establish tax credits to incentivize fuel retailers to offer higher blend of ethanol and biodiesel. Both bills are currently being considered by a House ag committee. READ MORE

January 27, 2022

In Depth: Reflections From The Hill

BY Tom BryanFound In:Markets, Business, Policy, RetailerRenewable Fuels Association President and CEO Geoff Cooper talks about the state of ethanol, the industry's current regulatory priorities, and its footing under the Biden Administration. READ MORE

January 26, 2022

Reynolds introduces biofuels bill, recognizes IRFA

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Business, Policy, RetailerIowa Gov. Reynolds introduced legislation on Jan. 24 that aims to increase consumer access for E15 and B20 fuel blends. The following day she issued a proclamation declaring Feb. 27 as Iowa Renewable Fuels Association Day. READ MORE

January 25, 2022

IRFA summit focuses on policy, future market opportunities

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, Policy, RetailerThe 2022 Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit, held Jan. 25, highlighted significant opportunities for growth driven by demand for advanced biofuels, such as SAF, but also addressed policy and economic concerns impacting biofuel producers. READ MORE

January 24, 2022

Opinion: Year-Round E15: There’s More than One Way to Peel a Banana

BY Geoff Cooper Found In:Markets, Business, Policy, RetailerWe’re not giving up on year-round E15. Far from it. We’re pushing harder than ever to restore fair market access for this cleaner-burning fuel. And we won’t stop until we’ve succeeded. READ MORE

January 20, 2022

Vilsack says the future for biofuels remains bright

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, Policy, RetailerAgriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack discussed the important role biofuels and biobased manufacturing play in the rural economy and highlighted the agency’s efforts to support those industries during a Jan. 20 hearing held by the House Ag Committee. READ MORE

January 18, 2022

Fuel stations, drivers raise $10,000 for Buffett Cancer Center

BY Nebraska Ethanol Board Found In:Business, RetailerIn the past four years, fuel retailers across Nebraska have raised nearly $30,000 for cancer research as part of “Fuel the Cure.” During October, participating retilers donate 3 cents for each gallon of higher-blend fuels sold. READ MORE

January 17, 2022

MN Bio-Fuels 2021 annual report highlights growth in E15 sales

BY Minnesota Bio-Fuels Association Found In:Operations, Markets, Business, Policy, RetailerThe Minnesota Bio-Fuels Association released its 2021 Annual Report on Jan. 14. The report deatils work carried out by the organization and highlights signficiant growth in the state's E15 sales last year. READ MORE

January 14, 2022

Iowa announces 2022 Renewable Fuels Marketing Awards

BY Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship Found In:Business, Policy, RetailerIowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig has announced that the winners of the 2022 Renewable Fuels Marketing Awards are Danlee Corp. and Casey’s General Stores. The winners were recognized during the FUELIowa annual meeting on Jan. 11. READ MORE