16 hours ago

ICM, Impacto to build Bahia’s first corn-based biorefinery

BY ICM Inc. Found In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, BusinessIn a recently signed contract, ICM, Impacto Energia S/A and its sister company, Impacto Bioenergia, have agreed to build a new dry-mill ethanol production facility in Bahia, Brazil, with an estimated Q1 2025 start date. READ MORE

16 hours ago

RFA provides input on future of California’s LCFS

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyIn comments filed with the California Air Resources Board on Aug. 8, the RFA stressed that the next iteration of the state’s LCFS must be technology-neutral and allow low-carbon renewable fuels to compete fairly. READ MORE

August 05, 2022

USGC elects board of directors during annual summer meeting

BY U.S. Grains Council Found In:Markets, BusinessThe USGC held its board of delegates session on July 27 as part of its 62nd Annual Board of Delegates Meeting in Sacramento, California. Josh Miller, a farmer from Indiana representing the Indiana Corn Marketing Council, was elected USGC chairman. READ MORE

August 05, 2022

MN Bio-Fuels promotes E15 in Golden Valley

BY Minnesota Bio-Fuels Association Found In:Markets, Business, RetailerThe Minnesota Bio-Fuels Association (MN Bio-Fuels) and KS95 FM teamed up for an hour-long E15 promotion at a Winner gas station in Golden Valley on July 27. It was the eighth such E15 promotion held by the groups this summer. READ MORE

August 04, 2022

USDA: Distillers grains exports top 1 million metric tons in June

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, CoproductsThe U.S. exported 101.48 million gallons of ethanol and 1.01 million metric tons of distillers grains in June, according to data released by the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service on Aug. 4. Exports of both products were up when compared to June 2021. READ MORE

August 04, 2022

UNICA: Ethanol production, sales up slightly in early July

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, BusinessUNICA, the Brazilian sugarcane industry association, has announced ethanol production during the first half of July was up when compared to the same period of last year. Ethanol sales were up also up slightly during the two-week period. READ MORE

August 03, 2022

The Andersons reports record Q2 for renewables

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, BusinessThe Andersons Inc. on Aug. 2 announced the company achieved record quarterly results during Q2 2022. The company’s renewables segment, which includes its ethanol operations, generated record pretax income for the three-month period. READ MORE

August 02, 2022

Green Plains to break ground on clean sugar project in August

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Coproducts, BusinessGreen Plains Inc. operated its facilities at 97 percent capacity during the second quarter of 2022 and expects to break ground on its first commercial-scale clean sugar facility this month, according to comments made by CEO Todd Becker on Aug. 2. READ MORE

August 02, 2022

USGC promotes ethanol policy during motor show in South Korea

BY U.S. Grains Council Found In:Markets, BusinessThe U.S. Grains Council recently attended the Busan International Motor Show, where Haksoo Kim, USGC director in South Korea, and Youngjin Lee, USGC administrative manager, operated a promotional booth on behalf of the organization. READ MORE