Blogging For Biofuels

New Administration. Same Old RVP.

  • Thursday, 01 June 2017 10:03

Today is June 1, the start of the Reid Vapor Pressure (RVP) season where E15 gets relegated back to a flex fuel and all the progress made this year comes to a crashing halt.

On April 18, we brought 21 students from Minneota High School to the ADM Corn Processing plant in Marshall. Like the many other school tours we’ve organized, this visit gave the students a deeper understanding of the ethanol industry and potential career opportunities in the industry.

Kwik Trip: The New E15 Leader

  • Tuesday, 25 April 2017 09:45

With 62 stores now offering E15, Kwik Trip has become the new E15 leader in Minnesota.

E15 Sales Hit New Record In February

  • Friday, 07 April 2017 15:33

E15 sales in Minnesota hit a new record in February with sales breaching 850,000 gallons.

An infrastructure bill that would increase access to E15 in Minnesota has received the support from some key legislators. 

An infrastructure bill in the Minnesota House and Senate that calls for expanding access to E15 would contribute $35.9 million to the state's GDP, according to an analysis by ABF Economics.

Today we are responding to the Duluth News Tribune story, “Habitat Loss Highest Near Ethanol Plants,” that was published March 21, 2017. We believe the article does a disservice to readers by citing a study that contains dubious and inaccurate conclusions.

E15 sales in Minnesota totaled 827,613 gallons in January 2017, breaching the 800,000-gallon-mark for the second straight month.