Susanne Retka Schill

Sue Retka Schill is managing editor of Ethanol Producer Magazine and and a senior editor at BBI International.  She started working with BBI International in late 2006 and has written on a  variety of topics for Ethanol Producer Magazine, Biodiesel Magazine and Biomass Magazine. She has years of experience in reporting on agriculture and rural life for regional publications and community newspapers.


Latest Posts by Susanne Retka Schill

August 26, 2016

Scaling Up conference to focus on Canada’s low-carbon future

Low-carbon alternative energy will be the focus of a new Canadian conference in the planning. “Scaling Up: Delivering Canada’s low carbon, biobased economy through sustainable innovation,” is set for Nov. 14-16 in Ottawa. READ MORE

August 16, 2016

There is an E15 consumer disconnect

Sheetz, Thortons executives give careful thought to strategically offering the new fuel. READ MORE

August 15, 2016

Blog: Simplistic argument targets ethanol, again

A recent column provides some insight into anti-ethanol stances by making a connection between beef prices, the cow herd expansion and restaurant profits, with rather breath-taking simplification. READ MORE

August 02, 2016

Green Plains reports record Q2 production, improved earnings

Green Plains Inc. produced a record 274.3 million gallons of ethanol in the second quarter, realizing a net income of $8.2 million, or 21 cents per diluted share. Revenues in Q2 2016 were $887.7 million. READ MORE

August 02, 2016

ADM to receive bids on dry mill assets; reports Q2 results

Seven parties have expressed interest in Archer Daniels Midland Co.’s dry mill ethanol assets, and bids are expected by the end of August, Chairman and CEO Juan Luciano said in the company’s second quarter investor call. READ MORE

July 28, 2016

DuPont reports Q2 earnings, stockholder approval of merger

DuPont announced second-quarter 2016 operating earnings of $1.24 per share on sales of $7.1 billion. Shareholders for both DuPont and Dow Chemical approved the merger of equals. READ MORE

July 19, 2016

All Things Biofuel

Producers meet in Milwaukee at the International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo. READ MORE

July 15, 2016

Sulfur Compounded in Ethanol Regulations

As the Tier 3 deadline approaches, it's important to understand the difference between EPA and ASTM treatments of the element. READ MORE

July 14, 2016

CVEC Marks 20 Years

Stories reveal a can-do spirit at Chippewa Valley Ethanol Co. READ MORE