Coproducts

June 24, 2019

Virgin Australia flies 1 million kilometers with Gevo’s jet fuel

BY Gevo Inc. Found In:Coproducts, BusinessVirgin Australia has used Gevo’s sustainable aviation jet fuel to power 1 million kilometers of flights, for all aircraft operating in and out of Brisbane Airport when the fuel was put through the general fuel supply system. READ MORE

June 21, 2019

Highwater Ethanol publishes Q2 results, plans production increase

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Coproducts, BusinessLamberton, Minnesota-based Highwater Ethanol LLC recently published financial results for the second quarter of 2019 and announced plans to increase its annual production by more than 10 million gallons, to approximately 70 MMgy. READ MORE

June 19, 2019

Report: E10 could save UK drivers £100 million in 2020

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Business, PolicyA reported released June 11 by the All Party Parliamentary Group for British Bioethanol found that the immediate introduction of E10 in the U.K. market could save drivers approximately £100 million ($126.44 million) in 2020. READ MORE

June 18, 2019

US exports 150 million gallons of ethanol in April

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Coproducts, BusinessThe U.S. exported more than 150 million gallons of ethanol and nearly 918,000 tons of distillers grains in April, according to data released by the USDA FAS on June 6. Exports of both products were down when compared to April 2018. READ MORE

June 18, 2019

Researchers build catalyst to generate electricity from ethanol

BY University of Arkansas Found In:Coproducts, BusinessJingyi Chen, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Arkansas, worked with scientists at the Brookhaven National Laboratory to develop a highly efficient catalyst for generating electrical energy from ethanol. READ MORE

June 11, 2019

From FEW: 45Q represents opportunity for ethanol

BY Lisa GibsonFound In:Coproducts, Business, PolicyUnder new size specifications for the 45Q tax credit, almost all ethanol plants are eligible, said Jamey Cline, in business development for Christianson PLLP, during a carbon market panel discussion during the 2019 FEW in Indianapolis. READ MORE

June 11, 2019

DuPont launches Optimash DCO+ at 2019 FEW

BY DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences Found In:Coproducts, BusinessDuPont Nutrition & Biosciences has announced the launch of DuPont Optimash DCO+ for increased recovery of corn oil in dry grind ethanol plants. Optimash DCO+ provides a flexible solution for ethanol producers to increase corn oil yield. READ MORE

June 11, 2019

Croda, Trucent introduce new distillers corn oil emulsion breaker

BY Trucent Inc. Found In:Coproducts, BusinessOn June 11, Trucent Inc. and Croda International Plc announced their partnership to manufacture and distribute Ascent, a novel emulsion breaker chemistry to improve distiller’s corn oil (DCO) recovery within ethanol plants. READ MORE

June 06, 2019

USDA: 440 million bushels of corn used for fuel alcohol in April

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Feedstocks, CoproductsThe USDA has released the June edition of its Grain Crushings and Co-Products Production report with data for April, reporting that corn consumed for fuel alcohol was up from the prior month, but down from April 2018. READ MORE