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In Depth: Technology harnesses waste gases for power

BY Tom BryanFound In:OperationsWith a 2-MW Power Oxidizer built and being tested Ener-Core is determined to start changing the way companies like Pacific Ethanol handle low-value waste gases. This article appears in the March issue of EPM with the headline "Nothing wasted." READ MORE

February 09, 2016

Corn use for ethanol offsets lower USDA export forecast

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Feedstocks, Business, PolicyA 25 million bushel increase in projected corn use for ethanol in USDA’s February supply-demand report is partially offsetting a 50 million bushel lower export forecast. Corn imports are projected 10 million bushels higher. READ MORE

February 09, 2016

USGC: International alliance MAIZALL sets priorities for 2016

BY U.S. Grains Council Found In:Feedstocks, Business, PolicyThe board of directors for MAIZALL, the international maize alliance, reaffirmed its commitment to strategic cooperation in addressing market access issues related to biotechnology and other agricultural technologies during a recent meeting. READ MORE

February 09, 2016

Researchers ‘explode’ sugar beet cells for faster fermentation

BY Wageningen University Found In:FeedstocksThe European ERA-NET innovation project ChemBeet is developing a technology that explodes cell walls to create faster and cheaper fermentation. The process uses Betaprocess technology in which vacuum extrusion is used to explode cell walls. READ MORE

February 09, 2016

In Depth: Energy center enhancements deliver more steam

BY Darrell Pedersen Found In:OperationsSix approaches provide range of solutions to squeeze out more power for production. This contribution appears in the March issue of EPM. READ MORE

February 08, 2016

RFA: US ethanol exports reached 836 million gallons in 2015

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Business, PolicyThe Renewable Fuels Association has released a new summary of ethanol trade statistics, reporting the U.S. ethanol industry exported 836 million gallons of ethanol last year valued at approximately $18 billion. READ MORE

February 08, 2016

Syngenta: 18 ethanol plants now contracted to use Enogen

BY Kassidi Andres Found In:Feedstocks, BusinessOn Feb. 3, Syngenta International AG released financial results for 2015, reporting it has signed commercial agreements for Enogen corn with 18 ethanol plants, up from 16 in October. READ MORE


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February 2016

Export markets for ‘liquid corn’

Ethanol margins return to seasonal swings

2015 Crop results: Good quality, plentiful corn

Biofuels company industrializes photosynthesis

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