Biofuel Trade Organizations Ask for Extension of Advanced Biofuel Tax Incentives

WASHINGTON — A group of biofuel trade organizations today sent a letter to Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) and Ranking Member Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) encouraging extension of critical

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The Real Risks to Boaters: False API Ads and Oil Slicks

WASHINGTON — This morning, the American Petroleum Institute (API) debuted yet another brazenly flawed ad meant to do nothing more than scare and misinform Americans in the name of protecting

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Joint Statement: Ethanol Industry files to take LCFS fight to United States Supreme Court

WASHINGTON — Following the January decision by the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to deny rehearing en banc in the litigation regarding California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS), the

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RFS Is Single Most Effective U.S. Policy on GHG Reduction/Climate Change

WASHINGTON — Today, the White House, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) are hosting an event on the topic of climate change.

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RFA Celebrates Newest Member: Southwest Iowa Renewable Energy

WASHINGTON D.C. – The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) is proud to announce their newest member, Southwest Iowa Renewable Energy (SIRE). The company is located in Council Bluffs, Iowa and produces

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POET-DSM Advanced Biofuels Joins Advanced Ethanol Council

WASHINGTON — The Advanced Ethanol Council (AEC) is pleased to welcome POET-DSM Advanced Biofuels as its newest member. POET-DSM Advanced Biofuels is a joint venture between POET, one of the

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Small Step Forward, But CARB Continues Unjustified ILUC Penalty

WASHINGTON — The California Air Resources Board (CARB) is hosting a workshop this afternoon to discuss potential changes to indirect land use change (iLUC) penalties under the Low Carbon Fuel

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U.S. Ethanol Exports Hit 25-Month High; Brazil is Top Customer

U.S. ethanol shipments in January rocketed to 86.2 million gallons (mg), marking the highest monthly export volume since December 2011, according to government data released last week. Exports were up

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Scientists Urge CARB to Revisit LCFS Land Use Change Penalties

According to the Oil Price Information Service (OPIS) and other media organizations, 14 scientists and researchers submitted a letter to the California Air Resources Board (CARB) on March 6 urging

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AEC: President’s Budget Charts Right Path on Fuels

WASHINGTON — Brooke Coleman, Executive Director of the Advanced Ethanol Council (AEC), released a statement today in response to the release of the FY2015 budget by the White House: “The

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