Business

January 19, 2018

In Depth: The Fundamentals of Fly-Ins

BY Keith Loria Found In:Operations, Business, PolicyFROM THE FEBRUARY ISSUE: The Washington, D.C., events provide opportunities for constituents to meet with lawmakers and help influence biofuels policy. READ MORE

January 19, 2018

NEC scholarship awarded to NCERC technician

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:BusinessChristopher Wense, a former steel mill worker who has returned to school while working full-time in the U.S. ethanol industry, is this year’s student scholarship winner to attend the Renewable Fuels Association’s National Ethanol Conference. READ MORE

January 19, 2018

Bioindustrial Innovation Canada named resource champion

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Coproducts, Cellulosic, BusinessThe Canadian Chamber of Commerce has recognized Bioindustrial Innovation Canada as one of Canada’s Resource Champions for its efforts to promote natural resources development and trade in Canada. READ MORE

January 19, 2018

Opinion: More Countries Adopting Ethanol Policies

BY Bliss Baker Found In:Operations, Markets, Business, PolicyFROM THE FEBRUARY ISSUE: Bliss Baker looks at ethanol policies around the world. READ MORE

January 18, 2018

UNICA: 2017-’18 sugarcane harvest nearly complete

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, BusinessUNICA, the Brazilian sugarcane industry association, has announced the 2017-’18 harvest is substantially complete, with approximately 25.22 billion liters (6.7 billion gallons) of ethanol produced since the beginning of the season. READ MORE

January 18, 2018

Growth Energy: American drivers top 3 billion miles driven on E15

BY Growth Energy Found In:Markets, BusinessGrowth Energy has announced that American drivers have logged yet another billion miles on clean burning E15 in just the past three months. The total number of miles driven on E15 now sits at more than 3 billion. READ MORE

January 18, 2018

In Depth: Unexpected Incentive

BY Lisa GibsonFound In:Operations, Markets, BusinessFROM THE FEBRUARY ISSUE: RIN values do affect fuel prices, but Ron Lamberty, senior vice president of the American Coalition for Ethanol, says it’s not the effect many assume. READ MORE

January 18, 2018

Opinion: Respecting the Law

BY David Hallberg Found In:Operations, Business, PolicyFROM THE FEBRUARY ISSUE: David Hallberg discusses the U.S. Department of Energy's adherence to laws, and a proposal from the Urban Air Initiative to escape the aromatics dilemma. READ MORE

January 17, 2018

MEPs approve renewable energy, biofuel targets under RED II

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Feedstocks, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyMembers of the European Parliament endorsed a set of proposals Jan. 17 that set new goals for renewable energy, energy efficiency and renewable transportation fuels. The proposals also cap first-generation biofuels and phase-out the use of palm oil. READ MORE