USDA Accepting REAP Fund Apps for Blender Pump Installation, BYO Ethanol Offers Free Grant Services

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is now accepting applications for federal REAP funds to help gasoline retailers install blender pumps designed to give consumers flexibility and choice

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Big Oil’s Choice: Complain About 70-Cent RINs, or Invest 6 Cents in Modern Infrastructure?

Later today, American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) President Charlie Drevna will hold a conference call with reporters in which he will outrageously claim the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) is

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RFA Requests Multi-Agency Investigation into Oil Industry’s Discriminatory and Unlawful Conduct

WASHINGTON — In a letter sent today to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the Department of Energy (DoE) and the Department of Agriculture (USDA), the

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Big Oil’s Self-Inflicted Blend Wall and its Impact on RIN Pricing

Prices for conventional renewable fuel RINs (Renewable Identification Number)[1] have increased significantly in recent weeks. Oil companies and various media outlets have suggested the increase in RIN prices is due

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RFA Moves E15 Forward Again: Addressing Stakeholder Concerns

LAS VEGAS — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) continues to lead the commercialization effort for E15. Responding to concerns raised by various stakeholders, RFA sought and has received approval from

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AEC Response to The Wall Street Journal

WASHINGTON — The Wall Street Journal editorial board has once again demonstrated that it either does not understand why Congress decided to require oil companies to use cellulosic biofuels five years ago or

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AEC Executive Director Brooke Coleman Responds to EIA Report

WASHINGTON – In response to a report issued by the Energy Information Administration (EIA), Brooke Coleman, Executive Director of the Advanced Ethanol Council (AEC), said: “A little historical context is

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RFA President Bob Dinneen Responds to EIA Report

WASHINGTON – In response to a report issued by the Energy Information Administration (EIA), Bob Dinneen, President and CEO of the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) commented: “The EIA has consistently

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LINCOLN, Neb. — Uncle Neal’s Phillips 66 at 2705 S. Plum Creek Parkway in Lexington, Nebraska is the first retailer in Nebraska to offer E15.  A grand opening promotion will

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Five Kansas Stations Now Offering E15

Washington – As predicted, the September 15th expiration of EPA’s summer volatility restriction has resulted in an increase in E15 offerings.  This week five stations in Kansas begin offer E15,

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