Blogging For Biofuels

During the 2024 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop and Expo (FEW) that was held in Minneapolis from June 10 to 12, University of Minnesota graduate student, Annabella Lau, attended the trade show to learn more about the ethanol industry and the important role ethanol-to-jet fuel will play for the future of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). 

Minnesota Bio-Fuels Association's executive director, Brian Werner, participated in a webinar on Clean Fuel Tax Credits today.

The Minnesota Bio-Fuels Association’s executive director, Brian Werner, participated in a panel discussing the potential for Minnesota to become a sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) hub at the 2024 Biodiesel Summit which was being held concurrently with the International Fuel Ethanol Workshop in Minneapolis today. 

Unleaded 88 sales in Minnesota totaled 11.17 million gallons in April, according to the latest data from the Minnesota Department of Commerce.

Sales of Unleaded 88 (also known as E15) in the first quarter of this year in Minnesota reached 32.11 million gallons. 

Today, the U.S. Treasury Department issued final guidance on eligibility for tax credits under the Inflation Reduction Act’s Section 40B related to Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) production. The guidance included a modified version of the Argonne National Laboratory’s Greenhouse Gases, Regulated Emissions, and Energy Use in Technologies (GREET) model for measuring the lifecycle emissions of SAF. 

E15 sales in Minnesota in February totaled 9.97 million gallons, according to data from the Minnesota Department of Commerce. 

The strong E15 sales momentum in 2023 continued in 2024 with 10.72 million gallons sold in January, according to data from the Minnesota Department of Commerce.