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RFA Statement on EPA Supplemental Proposal for 2020 RVO

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today...

Ringneck Energy Joins RFA as Newest Producer Member

Ringneck Energy of Onida, S.D. has...

Registration Opens for RFA’s 25th Annual National Ethanol Conference

Registration is now open for the...

RFA: President’s Renewable Fuels Plan a Crucial Step Forward

The Trump Administration announced today that...

Survey Finds Strong Opposition to EPA Oil Refinery Waivers, Strong Support for RFS

Registered voters oppose the Trump administration’s...

What Happens When an Ethanol Plant Shuts Down?

The idling of an ethanol plant—even...

Ethanol Again Fuels Winners of Crappie Masters National Tournament

For the fifth consecutive year, the...

Ag Deputy Secretary Censky To Keynote Global Ethanol Summit In Washington, D.C.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture confirmed...

RFA Corrects EPA Misstatements About Ethanol Demand and SREs in House Testimony

In a letter sent today to...

RFA Thanks Lawmakers for Letter to EPA on Restoration of Waived RFS Volumes

September 23, 2019 - The Renewable...

Video

Informative Videos

Interview on Anti-RFS Legislation

RFA Interview on Refinery Waivers

RFA Interview on Environmental Studies

RFA Keynote at 2019 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop and Expo

President Trump Visits RFA Member Site

2019 State of Industry Report

Ethanol Production Process

Motorcyclists Using Ethanol

2019 Ethanol Facts Video

RFD MDR Geoff Cooper

Blog

Insights and Analysis

Five Reasons Why Big Oil is Wrong

On Wednesday, the American Fuel &...

Fact Check…or Temper Tantrum?

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Small Refiner Exemptions: It’s Time to Name Names

Despite the mounting public outcry for...

Crude Oil Price Surge, Seasonal Patterns Driving Gasoline Price Increases, Not Ethanol

There has been considerable discussion lately...

Terminal Availability of E15 Grows as EPA Prepares to Remove RVP Barrier

This first appeared in the March...

RFA Uses “Superpowers” to Assist Thousands of Sites with Infrastructure Assessments

**This first appeared in the February...

2019: The Year Ethanol Misinformation Died

If 2019 is anything like 2018,...

The RFA Annual In/Out List of 2019

With the benefit of hindsight, 2018...

Big Oil’s E15 Hypocrisy: Hello Pot, Meet Kettle

  This first appeared in the...

Demand Destruction from Small Refinery Exemptions is Clear and Continuing

There has been a media blitz...

Radio

Listen to Radio Interviews

Podcast: RFA Response to EPA’s Supplemental Proposal

RFA’s Ed Hubbard Discusses the Global Ethanol Summit

Ethanol Report Podcast on the RFS moving forward

RFA Radio Interview Follows Up on Friday EPA Announcement

RFA’s Geoff Cooper Interviewed on Trump Administration Renewable Fuels Plan

Ethanol Report on Crappie Masters National Championship

RFA’s Geoff Cooper Updates AgriTalk on Small Refinery Waivers

Ethanol Report Podcast on New Energy Security Study

Geoff Cooper Updates on Refinery Waivers and the RFS

Ethanol Report Podcast: Washington Update, Sept. 6, 2019

Trade Monitor

Exports & Imports Statistics

U.S. Ethanol Shipments Improve in August while DDGS Sales Pop to Highest in a Year

October 4, 2019 – U.S. ethanol...

July U.S. Ethanol Exports Robust Outside of Thinner Sales to Brazil; Global Sales of U.S. Distillers Grains Decrease

September 4, 2019 – U.S. ethanol...

U.S. Ethanol Exports Surge in June while Imports Return; Distillers Grains Exports Remain Robust

August 2, 2019 – U.S. ethanol...

U.S. Ethanol Exports Soften in May while Distillers Grains Exports Build

U.S. ethanol exports decreased to 99.6...

U.S. Ethanol Exports Rose Further in April, as Distillers Grains Exports Moderated

U.S. ethanol exports rose to 150.2...

U.S. Exports of Ethanol & Distillers Grains Reinvigorated in March

U.S. ethanol exports swelled 23% to...

February U.S. Ethanol Export Market Softens but Remains Robust; Distillers Grains Exports Dip to 6-Year Low

U.S. ethanol exports totaled 113.8 million...

January U.S. Ethanol Exports Strong, Distillers Grains Exports Subside

U.S. ethanol exports totaled 127.9 million...

December Global Sales of U.S. Ethanol and DDGS Tighten but Sustain Healthy Volumes

The official numbers are in and...

Strong Global Demand for U.S. Ethanol and DDGS Continues into November

U.S. ethanol exports through November 2018...