Custom RFA E85 Motorcycle Hits the Road

Last month, the Renewable Fuels Association custom E85 motorcycle from Paul Jr. Designs made its debut on “American Chopper.” It seems that most companies that commission a custom motorcycle from

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Scott Pruitt’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Ethanol Tour

Scott Pruitt’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Ethanol Tour It all started last weekend when word of his visit started to leak out and the ethanol and agriculture community began

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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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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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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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Early Evidence of EPA-Induced Demand Destruction

Early Evidence of EPA-Induced Demand Destruction Over the past few weeks our concerns have been confirmed that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is secretly handing out RFS compliance exemptions to virtually every owner of

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Crappie Masters Tournament Stop in Texas Highlights Clean, Octane-Boosting Ethanol in Boats

This past weekend in Emory, Texas, about 75 miles from Dallas, fishermen and women from across the country descended upon Lake Fork for a stop on the Crappie Masters National

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EPA Actions on the RFS are Destroying Demand for Ethanol and Corn

Recent actions by EPA have effectively reduced the Renewable Fuel Standard conventional renewable volume obligation (RVO) for 2016 by more than 1 billion gallons, and the agency appears poised to

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Educating the Next Generation of Drivers About Ethanol

As an executive for Siouxland Ethanol, I’m used to speaking at board meetings, local community events, and conferences, sharing news and information about our biorefinery in Jackson, Neb., as well

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