Blogging For Biofuels

E15 Sales Breach 7 Million

  • Friday, 10 November 2017 09:53

E15 sales in Minnesota this year as of September hit a new a record of 7.45 million gallons. 

Increasing Popularity Of DDGS In Swine Diets

  • Wednesday, 25 October 2017 10:36

As National Pork Month comes to an end, we’d like to highlight the increasing popularity of DDGS as a feed ingredient in the domestic pork industry.

US Ethanol and DDGS exports are set to increase as more countries institute policies to promote the use of ethanol in transportation fuel, a new report from the USDA said.

A bipartisan group of 33 senators, including Minnesota’s Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Sen. Al Franken, have asked EPA administrator, Scott Pruitt, to increase the 2019 RVOs for biodiesel.

E15 sales in Minnesota as at the end of August hit a new record of 6.45 million gallons.

The Minnesota Bio-Fuels Association (MBA) offers comments on limited aspects of the
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) reconsideration of the final
determination of the mid-term evaluation of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions for light
duty vehicles and GHG emission standards as set forth in the Federal Register, Vol. 82,
No. 160, August 21, 2017 (Hereinafter, “FR”), page 39551.

Biofuels are expected to represent over 90 percent of total renewable energy consumption in the transportation sector by 2022 despite the rising sales of electrical vehicles (EVs), the International Energy Agency (IEA) said in a report.

Late last month, the 2017 World Press Institute's fellows toured Highwater Ethanol in Lamberton.