5 hours ago

In Depth: Cultivating a Culture of Safety

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Operations, BusinessCompanies should take steps to improve safety, compliance and loss control because it's the right thing to do, rather than simply to avoid citations. READ MORE

6 hours ago

Opinion: Brazilian Biofuels Policy Under a Second Rousseff Term

BY Leticia Phillips Found In:Markets, PolicyUNICA is looking forward to working with Brazil's newly re-elected President Dilma Rouseff on putting the right policies in place for the country's future, writes Leticia Phillips. READ MORE

21 hours ago

Iowa biofuel producers urge swift passage of extenders package

BY Iowa Renewable Fuels Association Found In:PolicyThe Iowa Renewable Fuels Association has reported that nine of Iowa's advanced biofuel producers sent a letter to the entire Iowa Congressional Delegation encouraging the swift passage of a tax extenders package. READ MORE

November 19, 2014

EPA releases updated biogenic emissions framework

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:PolicyThe U.S. EPA has released a revised framework for assessing biogenic CO2 emissions from stationary sources, along with a memo that provides regulatory guidance on how the framework will impact the Clean Power Plan and certain permitting requirements. READ MORE

November 19, 2014

USDA ARS: Boosting butanol’s role in the biofuel world

BY USDA Agricultural Research Service Found In:Feedstocks, CellulosicThe potential for producing butanol as a biofuel has become a bit more promising, thanks to USDA scientists and their partners. The research suggests that barley straw and corn stover could be cost-effective feedstocks for producing biobutanol. READ MORE

November 19, 2014

In Depth: ‘Welcome to the Future’

BY Holly JessenFound In:Operations, CellulosicConstruction on Abengoa’s self-powered cellulosic ethanol facility is complete. But that doesn’t mean efforts to innovate are over. READ MORE

November 19, 2014

Opinion: New Food Safety Rules Mean Big Changes

BY Andrew Anderson Found In:Operations, Business, PolicyAlthough several new requirements in the FSMA may impact ethanol plants, writes Andrew Anderson of Faegre Baker Daniels, the preventative control rule is likely the one that will have the most significant impact on day-to-day operations. READ MORE


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