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DOT safety actions target transport of Class 3 flammable liquids

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Business, PolicyOn April 17, the U.S. Department of Transportation and two of its agencies announced a package of actions that aims to enhance the safe transportation of Class 3 flammable liquids, including ethanol and crude oil. READ MORE

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Iowa bill aims to create tax credit for renewable chemicals

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyLegislation pending in Iowa aims to create a 5 cent per pound renewable chemical production tax credit. The legislation was introduced in March and is currently awaiting review in the Senate Ways and Means Committee. READ MORE

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Urban Air Initiative: New EPA studies regarding ethanol flawed

BY Urban Air Initiative Found In:Business, PolicyThe U.S. EPA published two studies recently; defending its stance that ethanol increases toxic emissions. However, if you follow the same flawed formula, you get the same flawed results, warned representatives of the Urban Air Initiative. READ MORE

April 17, 2015

Bill aims to alter RVO process, definition for cellulosic biofuel

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Cellulosic, Business, PolicySen. Jeff Flake, R, Ariz., has introduced legislation that aims to amend the renewable fuel standard to require the cellulosic requirement to be based on actual production and alter the statutory definition of cellulosic biofuels to exclude biogas. READ MORE

April 17, 2015

DOE to host webinar on biofuel sustainability April 22

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Feedstocks, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy has announced plans to host a webinar on biofuel sustainability on April 22, titled "Biofuels for the Environment and Communities." READ MORE

April 17, 2015

IRFA: E15 could save Iowans $50 million per year

BY Iowa Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyIn an analysis of a recent Iowa Department of Revenue motor fuel report, the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association has revealed that if E15 was widely available Iowa drivers could save more than $50 million per year in fuel costs. READ MORE

April 16, 2015

Shell announces results of 2015 Eco-Marathon

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:BusinessShell has announced a team from University of Colorado, Boulder, has won the prototype alternative fuels category at the Shell Eco-Marathon held in Detroit this month using an ethanol-powered vehicle. READ MORE


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