Blogging For Biofuels

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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.

Biodiesel & Bioheat Forum In Mankato

  • Monday, 10 August 2015 00:00

On Aug 19, the Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council will host a Biodiesel and Bioheat Forum in Mankato.

E85 Usage in MN Grew 18% In June

  • Monday, 10 August 2015 00:00

The volume of E85 consumed in Minnesota in June was 18 percent higher than May, according to the Minnesota Department of Commerce.

The RFS Turns 10

  • Friday, 07 August 2015 00:00

The best energy policy over the last 40 years - the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) - turns 10 tomorrow!

Minnesota Biofuels Locator App Demo Video

  • Wednesday, 05 August 2015 00:00

Here's a demo video on how the Minnesota Biofuels Locator App works.

Green Plains Renewable Energy's (GPRE) CEO, Todd Becker, expects the number of stations offering E15 to grow exponentially in the coming months, according to a report in DTN.

EPA Receives 48,510 Comments

  • Tuesday, 28 July 2015 00:00

The EPA received 48,510 comments from representatives of the ethanol industry and members of the public during the public comment period for its 2014, 2015 and 2016 RFS targets.