The Scoop Blog

April 25, 2016

Blog: Long-gestating Cellulosic Project Advances

BY Susanne Retka SchillExecutives from New Energy Investors were in North Dakota recently, looking for support to explore the feasibility of a cellulosic ethanol plant -- building on a project first proposed a decade earlier. READ MORE

April 18, 2016

Blog: An Intern's View of Ethanol

BY Kassidi AndresAn intern at Ethanol Producer Magazine reports what she learned from her assignment to watch the movie PUMP. READ MORE

April 11, 2016

Blog: Writing a Local Rebuttal

BY Susanne Retka SchillA local newspaper takes an uninformed stance, prompting an exercise in writing a short, information-packed rebuttal. READ MORE

April 04, 2016

Blog: Be Found in the Ethanol Directory

BY Susanne Retka SchillThe deadline for being listed in the fuel ethanol industry directory is coming up this week. READ MORE

March 28, 2016

Blog: Changing Roles

BY Susanne Retka SchillSue is back in the saddle as managing editor of Ethanol Producer Magazine with Ann Bailey joining the team. READ MORE

March 07, 2016

Blog: Who killed the only EPA certified E85 conversion kit?

BY Holly JessenHave you ever watched, “Who Killed the Electric Car?” Although I haven’t, my understanding is that there are some similarities between this 2006 documentary and what I’m telling you today. READ MORE

February 29, 2016

Blog: Looking back on my time at EPM

BY Holly JessenMy first day on the job for Ethanol Producer Magazine was Jan. 4, 2010. Now, a new date, two weeks from now, holds significance for me. READ MORE

February 15, 2016

Blog: Here's what I know about fusel oils, part II

BY Holly JessenA little more than a year ago I’d never even heard the term fusel oils. Now I get emails about it periodically from people wanting to know what I can tell them on the subject. READ MORE

February 08, 2016

Blog: More details on the high octane story

BY Holly JessenSome stories are more interesting and fun to write than others. For me, the one that just went live on our website, about opportunities for optimized vehicles and midlevel ethanol blends, was one of the good ones. READ MORE

February 01, 2016

Blog: Whatever happened with that story?

BY Holly JessenHave you ever remembered a news story you read a while back and wondered, hey, I wonder what the outcome of that was? Did that new business survive and thrive? Did that court case ever get decided and who came out the victor? READ MORE

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