Blogging For Biofuels

DDGS Diets For Beef Cattle

  • Friday, 10 August 2018 12:00

We’ve previously highlighted the benefits of incorporating DDGS in dairy, turkey, sheep, pork and chicken diets. Today, we take a look at DDGS diets for beef cattle.

E15 Sales Take A Beating From RVP Ban

  • Thursday, 09 August 2018 14:36

E15 sales in Minnesota plunged 46 percent in June as the EPA's annual antiquated reid vapor pressure (RVP) ban on E15 to non flex fuel vehicles during the summer months took effect.  

The EPA and Department of Transportation’s proposal to freeze Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards at 2020 levels could derail a promising future for mid-level blends of ethanol.

Pruitt 2.0?

  • Wednesday, 25 July 2018 12:59

EPA’s Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler’s comments in a Reuters report yesterday suggests he plans on following his predecessor’s policies on the RFS.

Iowa's congressional delegation and North Dakota's Sen. Heidi Heitkamp want EPA acting Administrator, Andrew Wheeler, to do more to protect the RFS.

E15 sales in Minnesota this year nearly cracked the 30-million-gallon mark with a record volume of 29.98 million gallons sold in the first five months of 2018. 

With Scott Pruitt (finally) gone, all eyes are now on how the EPA’s new interim administrator, Andrew Wheeler, will treat the RFS.

Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Rep. Colin Peterson are the latest members of Minnesota's congressional delegation to criticize the EPA's failure to account for gallons of ethanol that will be lost from the agency's ongoing issuance of renewable volume obligation (RVO) waivers to oil refineries.