Retailer

October 21, 2019

USDA biofuel infrastructure initiative to be up and running soon

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Policy, RetailerThe USDA hopes to have a new program up and running in early 2020 that will support retail sales of higher ethanol blends, including E15, according to statements made by U.S. Deputy Agriculture Secretary Stephen Censky during an Oct. 17 hearing. READ MORE

October 14, 2019

New biodiesel technology event launched, abstracts welcome

BY BBI International Found In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, Policy, RetailerThe Biodiesel Production Technology Summit will take place in Minneapolis June 15-17, 2020. Organized by BBI International and produced by Biodiesel Magazine, the event is a new forum for biomass-based diesel producers. Abstracts are being accepted. READ MORE

October 11, 2019

Governors urge Trump to extend RVP waiver to E30

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, Policy, RetailerRepresentatives of the Governors’ Biofuels Coalition sent a letter to President Trump Oct. 8 urging him to use existing executive authority take four specific actions aimed and helping to restore and grow the U.S. agriculture and biofuel industries. READ MORE

October 04, 2019

Nebraska ethanol retailers help ‘Fuel the Cure’ for breast cancer

BY Nebraska Ethanol Board Found In:Business, RetailerThroughout October, drivers can help Fuel the Cure for breast cancer by choosing American Ethanol at the pump. More than 30 Nebraska gas stations will donate 3 cents for every gallon of higher ethanol blends—E15 to flex fuel E85—sold in October. READ MORE

October 04, 2019

EPA to release supplemental rulemaking to account for future SREs

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, Policy, RetailerThe EPA on Oct. 4 announced plans to release its much anticipated RFS relief package but provided few details. The agency said a proposed rule seeking public comment on how and at what levels it should account for future SREs will be issued soon. READ MORE

October 02, 2019

OPINION: E15 & flex fuel? Ask someone who knows…

BY Ron Lamberty, senior vice president, American Coalition for Ethanol Found In:Business, RetailerThe American Coalition for Ethanol has updated the flexfuelforward.com website to include more marketer “testimonials” and more in-depth information to answer questions retailers frequently ask about E15 and flex fuel. READ MORE

October 02, 2019

OPINION: Growth Energy promotes benefits of E15 at NACS show

BY Mike O’Brien, Growth Energy vice president of market development Found In:Business, RetailerMike O’Brien, Growth Energy vice president of market development, is at the National Association of Convenience Stores Show in Atlanta, Georgia, helping to educate over 50,000 fuel retailer stakeholders on the many benefits of E15. READ MORE

October 02, 2019

OPINION: Working to spread E15 nationwide

BY Cassie Mullen, director of market development, Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Business, RetailerIt was once said that disruption creates opportunity; that is exactly what is happening with E15 in the marketplace, according to Cassie Mullen, director of market development, Renewable Fuels Association. READ MORE

October 02, 2019

ACE introduces updated fuel marketer website, videos at NACS

BY American Coalition for Ethanol Found In:Markets, Business, RetailerThe American Coalition for Ethanol is introducing its revamped fuel marketer-to-marketer flexfuelforward.com website and new videos to prospective E15 and flex fuel retailers attending the 2019 National Association of Convenience Stores. READ MORE