A Bloomberg story today warned that deficit hawks in Congress – and potentially those that might be elected this fall – are targeting ethanol as an example of wasteful government

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New Study Give the Green Light to EPA to OK E15 for All Vehicles

In the coming weeks, the EPA is expected to announce a ruling on whether to increase the ethanol content allowed in gasoline blends from 10 percent (E10) to 15 percent

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3 Questions DOE and Congress Must Answer About the Renewable Energy Loan Guarantee Program

Since its creation, the Department of Energy’s Renewable Energy Loan Guarantee Program (as established by the 2005 energy bill) has been defined by inaction and obstruction and is largely seen

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New Study Concludes No Need for EPA’s Proposed Bifurcation of E15

It’s a mystery.  For what reason does the EPA suggest it needs to bifurcate the introduction of E15 for cars 2001 and newer?  Since an answer hasn’t been provided to

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Record Corn Crop…. Record Speculation

While most Americans got a head start to the long Labor Day weekend by knocking off early Friday, corn futures traders had their most active day in 133 years. According

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They’re Baaack: Speculators Return to Grain Markets En Masse

You may not have noticed, but hedge and index fund investors have quietly returned to the agricultural commodities market in droves over the past few weeks. With the stock market

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Brazil’s Government Funded, Government Nurtured Ethanol Industry

Those who live in glass house ought not throw stones.  It is quite brazenly disingenuous for UNICA to lecture Americans on our national ethanol policy.  The Brazilian government has had

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Ethanol Fuels Air Show Performance by Greg Poe

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s Greg Poe, and he (or his airplane rather) is fueled by ethanol!! This past weekend, RFA staff made their way to the Offutt

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The American Spectator: Voice of Big Oil?

The August 27 blog post “Corny Capitalism” on the American Spectator website begs the question: When did The American Spectator stop fact checking?  In fact, with the outdated information used

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The Games They’ll Play to Keep Us Addicted to Oil

The Big Oil Status Quo coalition is up to their old games again.  They are deploying every stall tactic they can think of to keep the EPA from making a

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