Blogging For Biofuels

The ethanol industry produced a record 15.25 billion gallons and contributed $42 billion to the United States economy in 2016, the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) announced today.

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.