Last week, our Senior Vice President of Global Markets Craig Willis joined a tour of Iowa’s corn ethanol industry with fuel retailers from Mexico who are here to learn about the American ethanol experience. From seed to biofuel, these retailers will take back lessons learned as they move closer and closer to a nationwide E10 fuel blend.
These tours are an invaluable opportunity to impart tried-and-true wisdom on fuel retailers and regulators from other countries who are trying to increase the amount of fuel in their fuel supply. As we’ve learned over decades in the U.S., proper regulations, infrastructure, and marketing are all central to successfully integrating ethanol fuel into the fuel mix.
Growth Energy SVP Craig Willis (4th from left) visits local retail location in Iowa with fuel retailers from Mexico.
WASHINGTON, DC – Following a year of milestones for the biofuels industry, Growth Energy, the nation’s largest ethanol trade association, announced the election of Dan Sanders as the association’s new chairman of the board of directors. Sanders is the vice president of Front Range Energy, a 48 million gallon ethanol production facility located in Windsor, Colorado that joined Growth […]
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Global Ethanol Summit Day 2: Participants from 60 countries will continue to discuss transport #energy solutions that make economic sense. Attendees will also hear from @USDA Deputy Secretary Stephen Censky about global collaboration and trade of #ethanol. #GES #Grains19 https://t.co/iTq9qFwmPl
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“My hope for you is that no one walks away from this meeting wondering if ethanol will work for your country,” said LeGrand. “The answer, as we hope to show, is yes.” https://t.co/jXrb4u3cip