Inside December 2012


Defending Biofuels on a Global Stage

BY Holly JessenAn international federation of biofuels associations has been fighting biofuel’s opponents for the past three years. READ MORE

Perspectives on 2013

BY Holly Jessen & Susanne Retka Schill Ethanol Industry executives approach 2013 with optimism and concern. READ MORE

Defending Tomorrow's Ethanol Today - Q&A

BY TIM PORTZ & Photo by LIZA VOLL Advanced Ethanol Council Executive Director Brooke Coleman talks controlling the industry’s narrative and the delicate challenge of battling ethanol’s only customer for market share. READ MORE

Lessons on Bottom Line Basics

BY Susanne Retka SchillThe Alcohol School reviews key focus areas for ethanol producers. READ MORE


Industry Improves as Indicators Stabilize, Diversification Expands

BY Paula Emberland Multiple revenue streams lessen impact of ethanol prices READ MORE

Changes in IRS Tax Regulations Affect Ethanol Plants

BY Jim Schmidt and Beth Feuchtenberger New property definitions will change tax treatment of certain repairs READ MORE


Stop the Nonsense

BY Mike Bryan

Looking to 2013

BY Tom Buis

The New Sheriff: FDA’s Increased Focus

BY Andrew Anderson and Steve Toeniskoetter

Business Briefs

Business Briefs

BY Erin Voegele