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

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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

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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

23 hours ago

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

23 hours ago

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

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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

23 hours ago

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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