Blogging For Biofuels

Based on the latest data from the EPA on RIN generation, domestic ethanol consumption this year may exceed the 13.4 billion gallons targeted by the EPA in its proposed RFS target for the year.

E85 Usage In July Highest In 21 Months

  • Wednesday, 02 September 2015 00:00

The total volume of E85 sold in Minnesota in July clocked in at 1.4 million gallons, the highest volume of E85 sold in the state in 21 months.

Visiting Phibro Ethanol Performance Group

  • Monday, 31 August 2015 00:00

We were recently invited to visit Phibro's ethanol performance diagnostic center in St Paul.

Clinton Wants A Stronger RFS

  • Thursday, 27 August 2015 00:00

Democratic presidential candidate front-runner, Hillary Clinton, wants a stronger Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) to boost the economy in rural America.

Cultivating Leadership

  • Thursday, 27 August 2015 00:00

Reuvekamp Olga 1

By Olga Reuvekamp

Executive Director, Minnesota Agriculture & Rural Leadership (MARL)

Yesterday, the EPA announced new rules that would cut methane emissions from oil and gas production.

EPG Logo with Registered Mark 2

This month, we spotlight Phibro Ethanol Performance Group. We spoke with Steve Rust, Director of Industry Relations, about the company's history and involvement in the ethanol industry. 

An additional 4.52 million tons of CO2 equivalent (CO2e) emissions would be removed if the EPA reverts to the original RFS target for 2015 of 15 billion gallons of ethanol instead of the agency's proposed level of 13.4 billion gallons, according to an analysis by the University of Illinois at Chicago.