Blogging For Biofuels
E15 Sales Hit 3.74 Million Gallons In November
- Friday, 19 January 2018 12:51
E15 sales in Minnesota hit another milestone in November 2017.
Big Oil’s New Tactics?
- Friday, 05 January 2018 12:17
With a new year comes fresh challenges. Or perhaps a continuation of old challenges.
Two New Stations within Minneapolis are Offering E15
- Thursday, 04 January 2018 12:05
Continuing the momentum from 2017, two more stations in Minneapolis began offering E15 this week.
Turkeys and DDGS
- Wednesday, 27 December 2017 12:38
Last month was National Turkey Month and in conjunction with that, we take a look at the benefits of DDGS diets for turkeys.
Ethanol Reduces Particulate Matter Emissions
- Monday, 18 December 2017 09:47
We know ethanol emits fewer carbon emissions like particulate matter (PM) than gasoline. In fact, when it comes to particulate matter, a MIT study concluded PM emissions from gasoline (E0) is three times higher than E10.
E15 Sales Breach 7 Million
- Friday, 10 November 2017 09:53
E15 sales in Minnesota this year as of September hit a new a record of 7.45 million gallons.
Increasing Popularity Of DDGS In Swine Diets
- Wednesday, 25 October 2017 10:36
As National Pork Month comes to an end, we’d like to highlight the increasing popularity of DDGS as a feed ingredient in the domestic pork industry.
Increasing Global Biofuel Demand Presents Domestic Opportunities
- Monday, 23 October 2017 14:49
US Ethanol and DDGS exports are set to increase as more countries institute policies to promote the use of ethanol in transportation fuel, a new report from the USDA said.
Senators Ask EPA To Increase RVO For Biodiesel
- Tuesday, 17 October 2017 16:11
A bipartisan group of 33 senators, including Minnesota’s Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Sen. Al Franken, have asked EPA administrator, Scott Pruitt, to increase the 2019 RVOs for biodiesel.
6.45 Millions Gallons Of E15 Sold So Far In 2017
- Monday, 09 October 2017 14:18
E15 sales in Minnesota as at the end of August hit a new record of 6.45 million gallons.
MBA Comments on Reconsideration of the Final Determination of the Mid-Term Evaluation of Greenhouse Gas Emissions Standards for Model Year 2022–2025
- Monday, 09 October 2017 11:16
The Minnesota Bio-Fuels Association (MBA) offers comments on limited aspects of the
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) reconsideration of the final
determination of the mid-term evaluation of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions for light
duty vehicles and GHG emission standards as set forth in the Federal Register, Vol. 82,
No. 160, August 21, 2017 (Hereinafter, “FR”), page 39551.
IEA: Biofuels Remain the Champion of Transportation Sector Renewable Energy
- Friday, 06 October 2017 14:23
Biofuels are expected to represent over 90 percent of total renewable energy consumption in the transportation sector by 2022 despite the rising sales of electrical vehicles (EVs), the International Energy Agency (IEA) said in a report.
World Press Institute Fellows Tour Highwater Ethanol
- Thursday, 21 September 2017 14:56
Late last month, the 2017 World Press Institute's fellows toured Highwater Ethanol in Lamberton.
E20 For The EU?
- Thursday, 07 September 2017 14:45
A recent study by the European Commission Directorate-General for Climate Action identifies E20 as the optimal ethanol blend for the EU.
EPA Lifts RVP Ban in MN Following Supply Disruption
- Friday, 01 September 2017 09:28
The EPA has lifted the summertime RVP ban on E15 sales for Minnesota as well as 37 other states and Washington D.C. due to fuel supply disruptions from the damage caused by Hurricane Harvey.
E15 Sales Plummet. Thanks, RVP.
- Monday, 07 August 2017 14:50
The growing momentum in E15 sales in Minnesota came to a screeching halt in June as the EPA’s long-outdated RVP (Reid Vapor Pressure) rule took effect.