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Ethanol Producer Magazine
Updated: 32 weeks 3 days ago

FQPT completes 10th successful feeding trial with Still Pro 50

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 16:07
Recent trials of Fluid Quip Process Technologies's 50 percent purity protein product add to the portfolio of nutritional data the company has collected for the past eight years. The product is made using FQPT's Maximized Stillage Co-Products system.

On The Spot

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 14:33
FROM THE FEBRUARY ISSUE: Most consumers make their fuel purchase decisions at the pump. Consistent branding based on market research can help boost ethanol’s appeal.

Sharing Value, Building Brand

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 07:46
FROM THE FEBRUARY ISSUE: Editor in Chief Tom Bryan previews the magazine, including features about marketing E15, approval for corn fiber-to-ethanol processes, advocacy on Capitol Hill and ethanol blend pricing.

EPA: Nearly 230 million cellulosic RINs generated in 2017

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 18:47
The U.S. EPA has released renewable identification number (RIN) data for December, reporting that nearly 1.68 billion RINs were generated during the month, including more than 27.08 million cellulosic RINs.

RFA, Transcaer to host 4 ethanol safety webinars in 2018

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 18:46
The Renewable Fuels Association and Transcaer are jointly hosting four ethanol safety webinars this year for ethanol emergency response teams. These webinars will be held on Jan. 31, March 28, May 23, and July 25.

Enerkem, Sinobioway sign agreement to build facilities in China

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 18:45
Enerkem Inc. has signed an agreement with Sinobioway Group worth over C$125 million in the form of equity investment in Enerkem. As part of the agreement, the two companies plan to form a joint venture to develop more than 100 facilities in China.

A Straighter, Shorter Pathway

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 14:58
Confidence builds in overcoming the hurdles slowing corn kernel fiber-to-ethanol approvals.

RFA’s 2018 Biofuel Priorities to Help ‘Make America Great Again’

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 08:45
FROM THE FEBRUARY ISSUE: Bob Dinneen looks ahead to 2018 and outlines RFA's priorities.

The Fundamentals of Fly-Ins

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 14:55
FROM THE FEBRUARY ISSUE: The Washington, D.C., events provide opportunities for constituents to meet with lawmakers and help influence biofuels policy.

NEC scholarship awarded to NCERC technician

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 14:46
Christopher Wense, a former steel mill worker who has returned to school while working full-time in the U.S. ethanol industry, is this year’s student scholarship winner to attend the Renewable Fuels Association’s National Ethanol Conference.

Bioindustrial Innovation Canada named resource champion

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 14:41
The Canadian Chamber of Commerce has recognized Bioindustrial Innovation Canada as one of Canada’s Resource Champions for its efforts to promote natural resources development and trade in Canada.

Study shows producers where, how to grow cellulosic biofuel crops

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 14:39
A new multi-institution report provides practical agronomic data for five cellulosic feedstocks, including switchgrass, Miscanthus, sorghum, energycane, and prairie mixtures. The data could improve adoption and increase production across the country.

More Countries Adopting Ethanol Policies

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 08:43
FROM THE FEBRUARY ISSUE: Bliss Baker looks at ethanol policies around the world.

UNICA: 2017-’18 sugarcane harvest nearly complete

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 17:05
UNICA, the Brazilian sugarcane industry association, has announced the 2017-’18 harvest is substantially complete, with approximately 25.22 billion liters (6.7 billion gallons) of ethanol produced since the beginning of the season.

Growth Energy: American drivers top 3 billion miles driven on E15

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 17:03
Growth Energy has announced that American drivers have logged yet another billion miles on clean burning E15 in just the past three months. The total number of miles driven on E15 now sits at more than 3 billion.

Unexpected Incentive

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 14:53
FROM THE FEBRUARY ISSUE: RIN values do affect fuel prices, but Ron Lamberty, senior vice president of the American Coalition for Ethanol, says it’s not the effect many assume.

Respecting the Law

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 08:42
FROM THE FEBRUARY ISSUE: David Hallberg discusses the U.S. Department of Energy's adherence to laws, and a proposal from the Urban Air Initiative to escape the aromatics dilemma.

MEPs approve renewable energy, biofuel targets under RED II

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 16:42
Members of the European Parliament endorsed a set of proposals Jan. 17 that set new goals for renewable energy, energy efficiency and renewable transportation fuels. The proposals also cap first-generation biofuels and phase-out the use of palm oil.

JTI Services joins the Minnesota Bio-Fuels Association

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 16:40
JTI Services LLC has joined the Minnesota Bio-Fuels Association as a vendor member. The company provides electrical preventative maintenance and safety services to ethanol plants in southern Minnesota.

Bolivia announces intent to establish E10 mandate at USGC seminar

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 16:36
The Bolivian government announced its intention to establish an ethanol blend mandate during a December seminar conducted by the U.S. Grains Council. The mandate is start at 10 percent in 2018 with goals of mid-level blends in coming years.