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DOT rule includes new tank car standards, retrofit schedule

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:BusinessThe U.S. Department of Transportation has released a final rule unveiling a new enhanced tank car standard and risk-based retrofitting schedule for older tank cars carrying crude oil and ethanol. READ MORE

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March ethanol corn crush up from February, lags behind January

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Operations, Feedstocks, Coproducts, BusinessThe corn crush for ethanol was up from the short month of February, but still down a bit from January's corn crush, according to the Grain Crushings and Co-Products Production report released May 1 by the USDA. READ MORE

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Urban Air Initiative partners in Clean Fuels Omaha campaign

BY Urban Air Initiative Found In:Business, PolicyThe Urban Air Initiative joined with a broad cross section of public and private interest groups supporting the call for more aggressive regional pollution control measures in the Omaha-Council Bluffs area. READ MORE

May 01, 2015

New RSB standard proposed to certify low-risk ILUC biomass

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Feedstocks, Business, PolicyThe Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials released a draft standard, titled "Low iLUC Risk Biomass Criteria and Compliance Indicators," that could make it possible to certify biomass as low risk for indirect land use change (ILUC). READ MORE

May 01, 2015

UNICA reports final 2014-'15 ethanol data, initial 2015-'16 stats

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, BusinessUNICA, the Brazilian sugarcane industry association, has announced final numbers for the 2014-'15 crop along with initial data for the new crop. Ethanol production was up 2.23 percent last season, and the current season is off to a strong start. READ MORE

May 01, 2015

Supercomputer identifies materials to improve fuel production

BY Argonne Found In:CellulosicUsing supercomputing resources at Argonne, a research team from the University of Minnesota and Rice University has demonstrated a predictive modeling capability that can help accelerate the discovery of new materials to improve biofuel production. READ MORE

April 30, 2015

Ample corn supplies expected, modestly higher prices forecast

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:FeedstocksAs corn planting gets in full swing across the Corn Belt, ag economists are looking at projections and implications. Planted corn acres are projected lower and yields are expected to be slightly below the trend-line. READ MORE

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