November 29, 2021

REEEAC schedules meeting for Dec. 9

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Business, PolicyThe U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration has announced the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee will hold a virtual meeting on Dec. 9. The event is open to the public, but registeration is required. READ MORE

November 29, 2021

OSU research advances ethanol fuel cell technology

BY Oregon State University Found In:Markets, Coproducts, BusinessAlternative-energy research at Oregon State University is charting a path toward the mass adoption of clean cars powered by direct-ethanol fuel cells through the developmet of a catalyst that solves three key problems associated with DEFC. READ MORE

November 24, 2021

ABFC releases annual ‘Biofuels in Canada’ 2021 report

BY Advanced Biofuels Canada Found In:Markets, BusinessAdvanced Biofuels Canada announced the release of its fifth annual Biofuels in Canada 2021 (BIC) report, with full open-source access to Canadian market data for renewable, low-carbon, and conventional fuels. READ MORE

November 23, 2021

Biofuel groups welcome key provisions of Build Back Better Act

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Business, Policy, RetailerGrowth Energy, NBB, NCGA, NFU and RFA sent a letter to leaders of the House and Senate ag committees on Nov. 22 expressing support for provisions of the Build Back Better Act that will benefit biofuel producers and the ag industry. READ MORE

November 23, 2021

Green Plains launches 2 monarch fueling station projects

BY Iowa Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Operations, Markets, BusinessGreen Plains Inc. has announced plans to establish Monarch Fueling Stations on-site at its plants in Shenandoah and Superior, Iowa. The site in Shenandoah is 1.75 acres and seeding is expected to take place in the spring of 2022. READ MORE

November 22, 2021

FS announces construction of third corn ethanol plant in Brazil

BY FS Found In:Operations, Markets, BusinessFS has announced its expansion in Mato Grosso and the construction of its third corn ethanol plant, located in Primavera do Leste, Mato Grosso, Brazil. The 150 MMgy facilty is scheduled to begin commissioning in 2023. READ MORE

November 22, 2021

USGC: Study demonstrates ethanol blend compatibility of vehicles

BY U.S. Grains Council Found In:Markets, BusinessA new study conducted by the U.S. DOE’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory shows all vehicles in the study countries are highly likely to be compatible with E10. The study also addresses E10 and E15 compability of motocycles and scooters. READ MORE

November 18, 2021

Ohio House approves bill to create tax credit for E15, E85 sales

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Business, Policy, RetailerThe Ohio House of Representatives on Nov. 17 voted 89 to zero in favor of a bill that aims to offer qualifying fuel retailers a 5-cent-per-gallon tax credit for sales of fuel containing between 15 and 85 percent ethanol. READ MORE

November 18, 2021

UNICA: Ethanol production, sales down in late October

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, BusinessUNICA, the Brazilian sugarcane industry association, has reported that sugarcane processing, ethanol production and ethanol sales by mills in the south-central region of the country were all down during the second half of October. READ MORE