Blogging For Biofuels

Minnesota Representatives Collin Peterson and Angie Craig have released separate statements regarding the EPA's proposal to extend reid vapor pressure (RVP) relief to E15.

5.6M Gallons Of E15 Sold In January

  • Monday, 11 March 2019 10:27

E15 sales in Minnesota grew to 5.64 million gallons in January from 5.53 million gallons in December, according to new data from the Minnesota Department of Commerce.

Ethanol comprised 12.49 percent of all transportation fuel consumed in Minnesota in 2017, according to new data from the Energy Information Administration (EIA).

The US ethanol industry produced a record 16.1 billion gallons and contributed $46 billion the country's gross domestic product (GDP) in 2018, according to a new report by the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA).

Nearly 60M Gallons Of E15 Sold In 2018

  • Monday, 04 February 2019 13:04

E15 sales in Minnesota hit a new record in 2018 with nearly 60 million gallons sold. 

A new report by the Minnesota's Department of Commerce and Pollution Control Agency says increased use of biofuels in the transportation sector will be key to achieving the state’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction goals.

E15 Volume In MN Nearly 50M Gallons In 2018

  • Friday, 07 December 2018 10:50

The volume of E15 sold in Minnesota this year, as of October, nearly hit the 50-million gallons mark at 48.4 million gallons. 

On Friday, November 30, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the final Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) renewable volume obligations (RVOs) for 2019.