Breaking News: EPA releases proposed 2014, 2015, 2016 RFS volume requirements


EPA releases proposed 2014, 2015, 2016 RFS volume requirements

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe U.S. EPA has released a proposed rule containing 2014, 2015 and 2016 renewable volume requirements (RVOs) under the renewable fuel standard (RFS), along with a proposed 2017 RVO for biomass-based diesel ahead of its June 1 judicial deadline. READ MORE

16 hours ago

USDA announces investment to boost renewable fuel infrastructure

BY USDA Found In:Markets, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyAgriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced that the USDA will invest up to $100 million in a Biofuels Infrastructure Partnership to support the infrastructure needed to make more renewable fuel options available to American consumers. READ MORE

18 hours ago

White paper highlights California’s leadership in E85 fuel market

BY Propel Fuels Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyPropel Fuels has published "E85: A California Success Story," a white paper and associated website illustrating California's emergence as the national leader in the use of sustainable E85 Flex Fuel. READ MORE

May 28, 2015

DOE previews 2016 Billion-Ton Update in webinar

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyA recent U.S. Department of Energy webinar included preview of the 2016 U.S. Billion-Ton Study update, which is currently scheduled for release in June 2016. The event was presented by DOE's Bioenergy Technologies Office. READ MORE

May 28, 2015

UNICA: Brazilian ethanol production to increase, exports to drop

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Business, PolicyUNICA, the Brazilian sugarcane industry association has announced the 2015-’16 sugarcane harvest is expected to increase when compared to last year, with a higher percentage of going to ethanol production. READ MORE

May 28, 2015

Renewables share of U.S. energy consumption highest since 1930s

BY U.S. Energy Information Administration Found In:Markets, Business, PolicyRenewable energy accounted for 9.8 percent of total domestic energy consumption in 2014. This marks the highest renewable energy share since the 1930s, when wood was a much larger contributor to domestic energy supply. READ MORE

May 28, 2015

USDA: Seth Meyer appointed WAOB chairman

BY USDA Found In:Feedstocks, PolicyActing USDA Chief Economist Robert Johansson has announced the appointment of Seth Meyer as the World Agricultural Outlook Board chairman. Meyer is currently a senior economist with the Office of the Chief Economist on assignment to WAOB. READ MORE


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