August 17, 2022

ADM, LG Chem to produce lactic acid, bioplastics in Illinois

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Coproducts, BusinessSouth Korea-based LG Chem and Archer Daniels Midland Co. on Aug. 15 announced the launch of two U.S.-based joint ventures, GreenWise Lactic and LG Chem Illinois Biochem, to meet demand for plant-based products and bioplastics. READ MORE

August 17, 2022

Sen. Cramer tours Blue Flint Ethanol carbon sequestration project

BY Office of Sen. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D. Found In:Coproducts, Business, PolicyU.S. Sen. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, joined the Associated Builders and Contractors for a tour of Blue Flint Ethanol LLC’s carbon sequestration project and Tailgate on Aug. 16. READ MORE

August 17, 2022

In Depth: Adding Up CCS Revenue Streams

BY Luke GeiverFound In:Coproducts, BusinessThe dual financial motive behind ethanol’s move into CCS helps explain how and why producers intend to monetize their vital new role in the carbon sequestration movement. READ MORE

August 16, 2022

Biden signs new SAF, hydrogen, clean fuel tax credits into law

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, Policy, RetailerPresident Joe Biden on Aug. 16 signed the Inflation Reduction Act into law, calling the legislation the “biggest step forward in climate—ever” and stressing it will allow the U.S. to boldly take addition steps towards meeting its climate goals. READ MORE

August 16, 2022

In Depth: Drink the Best and Sell the Rest!

BY Jessica Buckley Found In:Operations, Markets, Coproducts, BusinessSome facilities that were originally designed and operated as fuel-grade ethanol plants are diversifying to produce higher-grade alcohol. There are permitting and compliance hurdles that may be encountered when making these changes to a biorefinery. READ MORE

August 12, 2022

House passes Inflation Reduction Act

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, Policy, RetailerThe House on Aug. 12 voted 220 to 207 to pass the Inflation Reduction Act, a legislative package that includes a wide range of provisions that benefit the biofuel and bioenergy industries. President Biden is expected to sign the bill soon. READ MORE

August 10, 2022

39th Annual Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo to be held June 12-14

BY Ethanol Producer Magazine Found In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, Policy, RetailerBBI International has announced the 39th Annual International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo will be held June 12-14, 2023 at the CHI Health Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Speaker presentation abstracts will be accepted through Feb. 10, 2023. READ MORE

August 09, 2022

Alto highlights plant improvement projects in Q2 earnings call

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Coproducts, BusinessAlto Ingredients Inc. released second quarter financial results on Aug. 8, reporting increased net sales and net income. During a second quarter earnings call, CEO Mike Kandris discussed various plant improvement and upgrade projects. READ MORE

August 09, 2022

Gevo to celebrate Net Zero 1 groundbreaking in September

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Coproducts, BusinessGevo Inc. plans to host a groundbreaking ceremony in September to kick off the initial site work phase at its proposed Net Zero 1 facility under development in Lake Preston, South Dakota, according to comments made by CEO Patrick Gruber on Aug. 8. READ MORE