August 21, 2019

EPA extends public comment period on Section 610 review of RFS

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, Policy, RetailerThe U.S. EPA posted a notice to its website Aug. 21 extending the public comment period on its review of the Renewable Fuel Standard under Section 610 of the Regulatory the Regulatory Flexibility Act through Sept. 23. READ MORE

August 19, 2019

Nebraska Ethanol Board offers fuel retailer training for E15

BY Nebraska Ethanol Board Found In:Business, RetailerThe Nebraska Ethanol Board is hosting a free workshop for fuel retailers Aug. 28. Attendees will hear from fuel retailers selling E15 and learn about resources to make offering E15 easy and affordable. Ron Lamberty of ACE is the keynote speaker. READ MORE

August 16, 2019

Retailers discuss E15, E85 at ACE conference

BY Matt ThompsonFound In:Markets, Business, RetailerAmerican Coalition for Ethanol Senior Vice President Ron Lamberty moderated a fuel retailer panel at ACE’s annual conference in Omaha, Nebraska Aug. 16. On the panel were Mike Lewis of Pearson Fuels and Randy Gard of Bosselman Enterprises. READ MORE

August 13, 2019

Growth Energy, GasBuddy launch Unleaded 88 on GasBuddy app

BY Growth Energy Found In:Markets, Business, RetailerGrowth Energy and GasBuddy announced Aug. 13 that drivers across the nation can now take advantage of Unleaded 88’s affordable prices through GasBuddy’s database and app. The app tracks E15 prices at more than 1,800 retail locations. READ MORE

August 12, 2019

Petition filed challenging EPA’s limit to higher ethanol blends

BY Matt ThompsonFound In:Business, Policy, RetailerA group of petitioners, including Urban Air Initiative and National Farmers Union, have filled a legal petition with the U.S. Court of Appeals requesting judicial review of an EPA rulemaking that would limit blends of ethanol higher than 15 percent. READ MORE

August 12, 2019

Opinion: What’s the Plan to Increase Ethanol Use?

BY Brian Jennings Found In:Markets, Policy, RetailerFROM THE SEPTEMBER ISSUE: Low Carbon Octane Standard could be the way to increase ethanol use beyond E15. READ MORE

August 08, 2019

O’Brien: Retailers, Prime the Pump set the stage for E15 adoption

BY Matt ThompsonFound In:Business, Policy, RetailerFor retailers who are still looking to add E15 to their product mix, Growth Energy’s vice president of market development, Mike O’Brien believes there’s no better place to learn about and ask questions than the Prime the Pump program. READ MORE

August 08, 2019

RFA: E15 sales up, but SREs suppress expansion

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Markets, Business, RetailerData released Wednesday by the Minnesota Department of Commerce prove that the marketplace is already responding to President Trump’s elimination of a decades-old regulatory barrier severely limiting the sale of E15 in the summertime. READ MORE

August 07, 2019

Minnesota funds E15, E85 fuel infrastructure project

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Business, RetailerThe Minnesota Department of Agriculture announced Aug. 6 funding for a bioenergy pilot plant and three biofuel blending infrastructure projects, including one that that focuses on E15 and E85 distribution. READ MORE