More Evidence of EPA-Induced Ethanol Demand Destruction

In mid-April, we took an initial look at the impacts on the ethanol market of the secretive small refiner exemptions from 2017 RFS compliance that EPA was said to be

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Ethanol Coalition Files Suit Against EPA’s Secretive Small Refinery Exemptions

While Investors Reaped Millions, Three ‘Small’ Refineries Claimed They Could not Afford to Comply with Renewable Fuel Obligations WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA), National Corn Growers Association (NCGA), American

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RFA Announces $1M Fuel Your Knowledge Campaign

WASHINGTON–The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) is gearing up for summer by launching a new $1 million consumer-focused educational campaign called “Fuel Your Knowledge.” The campaign will educate and inform consumers

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Memorial Day Weekend Shouldn’t Be Synonymous with High Gasoline Prices

While Memorial Day is more often known as the unofficial start of summer, it should be an important time to honor those who have fought and died while serving our

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Ethanol Summit of the Asia Pacific Highlights Global Ethanol Use Opportunities

WASHINGTON — Industry and government officials from 17 countries in Asia and Oceania are meeting with members of the U.S. ethanol industry and U.S. officials in Minneapolis this week at the

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RenovaBio Program Needs to Accurately Reflect Imported Ethanol Pathways, RFA Says

WASHINGTON — Brazil’s RenovaBio program establishes national annual emissions reduction targets for transportation fuels that will likely require a significant increase in biofuels consumption. Therefore, the program must accurately reflect

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RFA Holding Second Annual ‘Ethanol Days of Summer’ Contest to Report Prices

WASHINGTON — Reporting prices for higher ethanol blends this summer could again win you $50 in free fuel per day. Beginning Memorial Day, the Renewable Fuels Association is re-launching the

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EIA Data: E85 Usage by Federal Fleets More Than Doubled from 2010 to 2016

WASHINGTON — A Renewable Fuels Association analysis of recently released Energy Information Administration (EIA) data shows that federally-regulated fleets more than doubled their usage of E85 (85% ethanol, 15% gasoline)

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Demand Destruction Part 2? Allowing Exports to Count Toward RFS Compliance

It is being reported that Tuesday’s White House meeting on the RFS resulted in agreement on allowing E15 to be sold year-round and abandoning the idea of a price cap

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This is “Economic Hardship”?

Just weeks after the news broke that EPA has secretly handed out dozens of RFS compliance exemptions to “small refineries” on the grounds of so-called “disproportionate economic hardship,” many oil

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