WASHINGTON — Yesterday, legislation was introduced by U.S. Senators Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and David Vitter (R-La.) to block the introduction of E15.  In unveiling the bill, the Senators said the

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RFA on State of the Union: Biofuels Can Eco-Boost the Economy

WASHINGTON — During tonight’s State of the Union address, President Obama spoke of the importance of jobs and strengthening the American economy.  Cueing off those remarks, Bob Dinneen, President and

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2012 Ethanol Exports Total 739 Million Gallons; Canada is Top Destination

The U.S. exported 55.0 million gallons (mg) of ethanol in December 2012, the highest monthly total since July, according to newly released government data. December’s shipments brought the 2012 annual

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Award Goes to First-in-the-Nation E15 Marketer

LAS VEGAS —  During the opening session on the second day of the Renewable Fuels Association’s 18th annual National Ethanol Conference, Bob Dinneen, RFA’s President and CEO, honored Scott Zaremba,

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RFA Moves E15 Forward Again: Addressing Stakeholder Concerns

LAS VEGAS — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) continues to lead the commercialization effort for E15. Responding to concerns raised by various stakeholders, RFA sought and has received approval from

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Vilsack: Ethanol Industry Has Positive, Winning Story to Tell

LAS VEGAS — Addressing a crowd of 1,100 ethanol industry participants at the Renewable Fuels Association’s 18th annual National Ethanol Conference, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) Tom Vilsack spoke articulately

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New Poll Shows Strong Support for Renewable Fuels Agenda

LAS VEGAS — For the second year in a row, national polling presented today at the National Ethanol Conference proved Americans, by an overwhelming majority, support the key federal policy

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2013 Ethanol Industry Outlook and Pocket Guide to Ethanol Now Available

LAS VEGAS — The U.S. ethanol industry is producing a clean competitive fuel, high quality animal feed, increasing national security, expanding exports and putting money back into consumers’ pockets. These

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Despite Major Challenges, Ethanol Industry Created More than 380,000 Jobs and $43 Billion in GDP

LAS VEGAS — In a challenging year for America’s farm economy, domestic ethanol production reached an estimated 13.3 billion gallons — the second highest annual production level in history amidst

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RFA Chief Says American Ethanol Is “Under Siege — and Fighting Back”

LAS VEGAS — Addressing 1,100 participants in the National Ethanol Conference in Las Vegas today, Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) President and CEO Bob Dinneen will declare, “The state of the

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