It’s Official: So-Called “Blend Wall” Broken in 2016, as Ethanol Production and Use Set New Records

WASHINGTON — U.S. ethanol production set a new record of 15.33 billion gallons (bg) in 2016, according to data released today by the Energy Information Administration (EIA). The EIA data also

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RFA, Department of Commerce Hosting Program to Match U.S. Ethanol Sellers, International Buyers

SAN DIEGO — For the second consecutive year, the Renewable Fuels Association is partnering with the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration to host an International Buyer Program (IBP)

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Study: U.S. Ethanol Industry Makes “A Significant Contribution to the Economy”

SAN DIEGO — The U.S. ethanol industry added $42.1 billion to the nation’s gross domestic product and supported nearly 340,000 jobs in 2016, according to a new study commissioned by

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RFA Honors Pacific Ethanol CEO with 2017 Industry Award

SAN DIEGO — In recognition as one of the pioneers in the ethanol industry and co-founder of California’s first ethanol production company, Pacific Ethanol CEO Neil Koehler is the recipient

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In Note to NEC Attendees, Trump Reiterates Support for Ethanol, RFS

SAN DIEGO — In a letter sent today to National Ethanol Conference attendees, President Trump reiterated his unwavering support for ethanol and the Renewable Fuel Standard. “Rest assured that your

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RFA Releases 2017 Ethanol Industry Outlook, Pocket Guide

SAN DIEGO — How much U.S. ethanol was produced last year? What were the top U.S. ethanol export markets? What are ethanol’s environmental and octane benefits? How many states offer

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Thanks to Record Production, Demand, ‘State of the U.S. Ethanol Industry is Strong,’ RFA CEO Says

SAN DIEGO — With the fourth straight year of record profitability for the U.S. ethanol industry last year, the outlook for the domestic ethanol industry remains strong, Renewable Fuels Association

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WASHINGTON — Today, the Senate approved Scott Pruitt to be the next administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency by a 52 to 46 vote. Renewable Fuels Association President and CEO

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RFA to EPA: REGS Proposal Should Be Retooled to Truly Address Barriers Impeding Renewable Fuels Expansion

WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) suggests its recent Renewables Enhancement and Growth Support (REGS) proposed rule will promote renewable fuels and remove barriers to their production, distribution and

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New RFA Report Shows U.S. Distillers Grains Exports Reached 11.48 Million Metric Tons in 2016

WASHINGTON — U.S. exports of distillers grains (DG) — a high protein co-product of dry mill ethanol production used to feed livestock and poultry — totaled 11.48 million metric tons

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