House Biofuels Caucus requests pandemic relief for biofuels


Members of the House Biofuels Caucus sent a letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on June 9 urging the USDA to provide COVID-19 relief to biofuels producers under the agency’s Pandemic Assistance for Producers program.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Nevada governor signs bill allowing E15


Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak on June 4 signed AB 411 into law. The bill allows sales of E15 within the state and requires the State Board of Agriculture to adopt rules governing sales of the fuel blend by July 2022.
READ MORE   SHARE    


Chief Ethanol Fuels partners with Catahoula on CCS


Chief Industries Inc., a company that operates two ethanol plants in Nebraska, announced on June 9 it has entered into an agreement with Catahoula Resources to jointly develop carbon capture and sequestration (CSS) within the state.
READ MORE   SHARE    

WASDE increases estimate for 2020-’21 corn use in ethanol


The USDA increased its forecast for 2020-‘21 corn use in ethanol in its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report, released June 10. The season-average farm price for corn was unchanged.
READ MORE   SHARE    

New poll finds growing bipartisan support for RFS, ethanol


A recent poll found that voter support for the RFS has hit its highest levels in at least five years. Meanwhile, the tracking poll shows support for the use of biofuels like low-carbon ethanol has remained consistently high, according to the RFA.
READ MORE   SHARE    


USDA: US exports 113 million gallons of ethanol in April


The U.S. exported 112.68 million gallons of ethanol and 862,736 metric tons of distillers grains in April, according to data released by the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service on June 8. Exports of both products were down when compared to March.
READ MORE   SHARE    

EIA increases 2021, 2022 forecasts for ethanol blending


The U.S. Energy Information Administration maintained its forecasts for 2021 and 2022 ethanol production in its latest Short-Term Energy Outlook, released June 8. The outlook for 2021 and 2022 ethanol blending, however, was increased.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Aemetis signs $200 million agreement for low carbon biofuels


Aemetis Inc. announced on June 14 it has signed a biofuels offtake agreement with international renewable fuels supplier Murex LLC for an estimated $200 million of low carbon biofuels to be delivered during 2021 to 2023.
READ MORE   SHARE    

EIA: Ethanol production up 3%, stocks up 2%


U.S. fuel ethanol production was up more than 3 percent the week ending June 4, according to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration on June 9. Weekly ending stocks of ethanol were up nearly 2 percent.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Sugar Valley Energy project to issue green bonds


California Ethanol + Power (CE+P) on June 7 announced that its Sugar Valley Energy advanced biofuel project has been verified for Green Bond Financing through the alignment of the project with the Green Bond Principles established by the ICMA.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Industry Events

2021 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo

July 13-15, 2021
Iowa Event Center
Des Moines, Iowa

Biodiesel & Renewable Diesel Summit

July 13-15, 2021
Iowa Event Center
Des Moines, Iowa

National Biomass Summit & Expo

July 13-15, 2021
Iowa Event Center
Des Moines, Iowa

2021 UAS Summit & Expo

October 13-14, 2021
Alerus Center
Grand Forks, North Dakota

2022 International Biomass Conference & Expo

March 14-16, 2022
Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center
Jacksonville, Florida

Industry Jobs

Employer: Whitefox Technologies Limited

View all Ethanol Jobs






308 Second Ave. N., Suite 304 | Grand Forks, ND 58203 | ethanolproducer.com | 701-746-8385

© BBI International 2021