Operations

April 16, 2021

CVEC celebrates 25th anniversary

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, BusinessChippewa Valley Ethanol Co., a 50 MMgy ethanol plant located in Benson, Minnesota, is celebrating a new milestone. April 2021 marks the 25th anniversary of the company’s fuel ethanol and industrial alcohol manufacturing. READ MORE

April 15, 2021

UNICA: Ethanol production falls 9% for 2020-’21 harvest season

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, BusinessUNICA, the Brazilian sugarcane industry association, has announced ethanol production was down nearly 9 percent during the 2020-’21 harvest season, which ended March 31, but was still the third highest production volume on record. READ MORE

April 15, 2021

In Depth: Spotlight NLB: Celebrating 50 Years of Innovation, Safety Solutions

BY Matt Thompson Found In:Operations, BusinessThis year marks the 50th year of business for NLB Corp., the largest manufacturer of high-pressure water equipment and accessories. READ MORE

April 14, 2021

EIA: Ethanol production down 4%, stocks fall by 1%

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Business, PolicyU.S. ethanol production fell by nearly 4 percent the week ending April 9, according to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration on April 14. Fuel ethanol stocks were also down nearly 1 percent. READ MORE

April 14, 2021

Praj to develop ethanol plant for Godavari Biorefineries

BY Praj Industries Found In:Operations, BusinessPraj Industries has announced an order to set up India’s largest capacity syrup based ethanol plant from a Godavari Biorefineries Ltd. in Karnataka. As a part of this project, Praj will expand existing ethanol manufacturing capacity at the site. READ MORE

April 14, 2021

Opinion: Ethanol’s Role in Future Fuels

BY Brian Jennings Found In:Operations, Markets, Business, PolicyNearly three years of behind-the-scenes coalition building has paid dividends with the introduction of the “Future Fuels Act” in Minnesota, the first clean fuel standard legislation in a Midwest state. READ MORE

April 14, 2021

In Depth: Renewable Diesel Rising

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Operations, Markets, Coproducts, BusinessA projected spike in renewable diesel production, partnered with rising corn oil prices, presents a market opportunity for ethanol producers. READ MORE

April 14, 2021

2021 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo agenda released

BY BBI International Found In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, Policy, RetailerEthanol Producer Magazine has announced the preliminary agenda for the 2021 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo (FEW) taking place July 13-15, 2021 at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines, Iowa. READ MORE

April 13, 2021

Opinion: Europe Still Needs Ethanol

BY Emmanuel Desplechin Found In:Operations, Markets, Business, PolicyUnder almost any scenario, including those foreseen by the European Commission, the EU car fleet will continue to need low-carbon liquid fuels like renewable ethanol. READ MORE