Blogging For Biofuels

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.

Our Message To The EPA

  • Monday, 27 July 2015 00:00

On Friday, July 24, the Minnesota Bio-Fuels Association submitted the following letter to the EPA regarding the latter's proposal for the 2014, 2015 and 2016 RFS.

Last week, we told you about the anti-RFS hearing in Congress which featured testimony from, among others, known anti-ethanol advocated Jason Hill from the University of Minnesota. Predicatably, some news outlets misleadingly suggested that the University of Minnesota had testified against the RFS.

The RFS Is A Job Creator

  • Wednesday, 22 July 2015 00:00

During Rep. Tim Walz's visit to Guardian Energy last Friday, the Congressman got to meet several employees at the plant including Janesville resident, Trista Rogers, who once was Walz's student at Mankato West High School.