Operations

December 02, 2022

Biden signs legislation to avoid rail strike

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Business, PolicyPresident Joe Biden on Dec. 2 signed legislation to implement tentative agreements reached between railroads and workers in September, avoiding an economically devastating rail strike that was set to begin Dec. 9. READ MORE

November 30, 2022

EIA: Ethanol production down 2%, stocks up 1%

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, BusinessU.S. fuel ethanol production was down 2 percent the week ending Nov. 25, according to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration on Nov. 30. Weekly ending stocks of fuel ethanol were up nearly 1 percent. READ MORE

November 30, 2022

House passes bill to avoid rail strike, Senate action needed

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Feedstocks, Business, PolicyThe U.S. House of Representatives on Nov. 30 voted 290 to 137 to approve a bill that aims to adopt a tentative agreement between railroad workers and operators in an effort to avert an economically devastating rail strike. READ MORE

November 29, 2022

Biden urges Congress to act to avoid rail strike

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Business, PolicyThe House of Representatives is expected to vote on legislation on Nov. 30 to adopt a tentative agreement between railroad workers and operators in an effort to avert a potentially crippling national rail shutdown. READ MORE

November 28, 2022

Corn use for fuel ethanol at 386 million bushels in September

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Feedstocks, Coproducts, BusinessThe USDA recently released its Grain Crushings and Co-Products Production report for November, reporting that corn use for fuel ethanol was down in September when compared to both the previous month and September 2021. READ MORE

November 23, 2022

EIA: Ethanol production up 3%, stocks up 7%

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, BusinessU.S. fuel ethanol production expanded by 3 percent the week ending Nov. 18, according to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration on Nov. 23. Ethanol stocks were up more than 7 percent. READ MORE

November 21, 2022

EPA announces members of ag, rural communities advisory committee

BY U.S. EPA Found In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyU.S. EPA Administrator Michael S. Regan has announced the appointment of 20 members, including the new committee chair and committee vice-chair to the Farm, Ranch, and Rural Communities Federal Advisory Committee. READ MORE

November 17, 2022

UNICA: Ethanol production, sales up in late October

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, FeedstocksUNICA, the Brazilian sugarcane industry association, has released data that indicates sugarcane processing was up in late October when compared to the same period of 2021. Ethanol production and sales were also up. READ MORE

November 16, 2022

EIA: Ethanol production down 4%, stocks down 4%

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, BusinessU.S. fuel ethanol production fell by 4 percent the week ending Nov. 11, according to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration on Nov. 16. Weekly ending stocks of fuel ethanol were also down 4 percent. READ MORE