Blogging For Biofuels

EPA Rejects 54 Gap Year Applications

  • Monday, 14 September 2020 14:04

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced it has rejected 54 of the 68 "gap year" small refinery exemption (SRE) applications it received this year.

6.7 Million Gallons Of E15 Sold In MN In July

  • Thursday, 10 September 2020 11:00

E15 sales in Minnesota in July grew 7.5 percent to 6.7 million gallons from 6.25 million gallons in June, according to data from the Minnesota Department of Commerce.

E15 sales in Minnesota in June totaled 6.25 million gallons, 14.88 percent higher than the 5.44 million gallons recorded in May.

The Congressional Biofuel Caucus, led by Minnesota's Rep. Collin Peterson, is asking Senate and House leaders to include aid for the ethanol industry in the next coronavirus relief package.

5.42 Million Gallons of E15 Sold in May

  • Thursday, 02 July 2020 11:13

After two straight months of declining sales, E15 sales in Minnesota in May turned a corner and climbed up to 5.42 million gallons as the state's stay-at-home order expired.