Blogging For Biofuels

Sen. Amy Klobuchar reiterated her support for the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) and Minnesota's ethanol industry during visits to Al-Corn Clean Fuel and Guardian Energy on Feb 10.

E15 sales in Minnesota hit an all-time high of 5.68 million gallons in 2016, nearly double the volume in 2015.  

E20 delivers good combustion properties, a high degree of efficiency and lower emissions, Germany's Clariant International Inc said after conduting a year-long test on a fleet of Mercedes-Benz vehicles.

An expert panel convened by Taurus Energy has issued a favorable opinion on dried distillers grains (DDGs) produced using the company's yeast platform, XyloFerm.

A study recently released by the USDA concludes that greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from corn ethanol will be 50 percent lower than gasoline in 2022.

E15 sales in Minnesota hit a new record in November last year, surpassing the 700,000 gallon mark for the very first time.

Minnesota's Ethanol Consumption Grew In 2015

  • Thursday, 22 December 2016 09:31

Minnesotan drivers consumed 6.17 million more gallons of ethanol in 2015 than they did in 2014, data from the Energy Information Administration (EIA) shows. 

Ethanol Can Meet Minnesota's Emissions Goals

  • Wednesday, 21 December 2016 08:40

A recent MPR report has highlighted Minnesota's challenges in meeting its emission goals in light of the new political balance at the capitol.