Business

21 hours ago

EIA: Ethanol production up 29%, stocks down 2%

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, BusinessU.S. ethanol production rebounded significantly the week ending Feb. 26, reaching 849,000 barrels per day following a substantial downturn the previous week related to disruptions caused by February’s polar vortex. READ MORE

21 hours ago

Biofuel infrastructure, GHG modeling bills introduced in House

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, Policy, RetailerCo-chairs of the House Biofuels Caucus on March 3 introduced two pieces of legislation that aim to expand access to higher biofuel blends and fully recognize the environmental benefits of renewable fuels. READ MORE

22 hours ago

OPINION: Now is the perfect time to add E15

BY Ron Lamberty, senior vice president, American Coalition for Ethanol Found In:Markets, Business, Policy, RetailerDespite a lack of federal grant programs and higher ethanol prices, ACE's Ron Lamberty says now is the perfect time to add E15. Adding the fuel blend, he says, can help retailers offer a higher octane fuel at a lower pump price than competitors. READ MORE

22 hours ago

OPINION: Conference panel looks at challenge of retailer future

BY Cassie Mullen, director of market development, Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Business, Policy, RetailerOne of the biggest challenges facing fuel marketers is the shifting political scene and the current historic drive toward electric vehicles, according to Cassie Mullen, director of market development at the Renewable Fuels Association. READ MORE

March 02, 2021

CLEAN Future Act includes RFS, renewable energy provisions

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, PolicyHouse Committee on Energy and Commerce democrats on March 2 introduced the CELAN Future Act, which sets a goal to achieve net-zero GHG emissions by 2050. The bill includes provisions related to the RFS and bioenergy. READ MORE

March 02, 2021

Bill funds tax credit that could benefit biofuel, CCS projects

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Coproducts, Business, PolicySens. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., and Joe Manchin, D-W.V., on March 1 introduced the American Jobs in Energy Manufacturing Act of 2021, which aims to incentivize domestic manufacturing of advanced energy technologies. READ MORE

March 02, 2021

ACE opens 2021 scholarship program, recognizes 2020 winners

BY American Coalition for Ethanol Found In:BusinessThe American Coalition for Ethanol Scholarship Program for the 2021-2022 academic year is open for application submission. As ACE introduces this year’s program, the organization congratulates the four 2020 scholarship recipients. READ MORE

March 01, 2021

Carbon Capture Coalition releases policy blueprint

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Coproducts, Business, PolicyThe Carbon Capture Coalition on Feb. 24 released a national policy blueprint that includes near-term recommendations the group says policymakers should adopt in order to accelerate the deployment and commercialization of carbon capture projects. READ MORE

March 01, 2021

Gevo signs MOU for German plant, amends SAF off-take agreement

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Coproducts, BusinessGevo Inc. in late February announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to develop a renewable hydrocarbon plant in Germany and has amended an agreement with a European airline for an increased off-take of sustainable aviation fuel. READ MORE