Craig Willis   ethanol   Growth Energy   trade
9/10/2019

Spotlight on Trade: Willis Addresses Biofuels Summit Attendees on Global Ethanol Outlook

Opening markets for ethanol abroad is a critical component of ensuring continued economic growth for U.S. ethanol producers and farmers. This week, our

   e15   Growth Energy
9/10/2019

Bringing E15 to all 50 States in the Nation at Biofuels Summit

Securing year-round sales of E15, a gasoline blend containing 15 percent ethanol, was a huge achievement for our industry in 2019 and the culmination of many

   Biofuels   Growth Energy
9/10/2019

Biofuels Champions Speak at Growth Energy Biofuels Summit

Advocates and experts have converged in Washington, D.C. this week for Growth Energy’s annual Biofuels Summit to advocate for biofuels in our nation’s

9/10/2019

Addressing Small Refinery Exemptions During Growth Energy’s Biofuels Summit

Over the past three years, the negative impact of small refinery exemptions (SREs) can be clearly measured in ethanol plant closures and in destroyed demand

8/29/2019

Don Onken’s American Ethanol Team Wins Top Gun Honors Again

American ethanol industry advocate Don Onken was inducted into the Lake of the Ozarks Bob Morgan Memorial Shootout Hall of Fame last week, and he and his team

   Biofuels   EPA   rfs   RVO   rvp   Small Refinery Exemptions   trade
8/15/2019

In the News: “Farm, Biofuel Industry Leaders Testify on EPA Biofuel Hearing”

This story quotes Growth Energy’s Vice President of Regulatory Affairs, Chris Bliley, from the EPA’s July hearing on the proposed biofuel targets under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) for 2020. It was originally published on

8/15/2019

In the News: “Coalition seeks court action forcing EPA to account for SREs”

This story was originally published on Ethanol Producer Magazine’s website: “An agriculture and biofuels coalition petitioned the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit July 30 to lift a stay it placed on

8/15/2019

Skor in Ethanol Producer Magazine: More EPA Exemptions, Biofuel Plants Shuttered

In the September issue of Ethanol Producer Magazine, Growth Energy CEO Emily Skor discussed the pain being felt by ethanol producers and farmers across the

8/5/2019

EIA: “New EPA ruling expands sale of 15% ethanol blended motor gasoline”

This story was originally published on the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)’s website: “On May 31, 2019, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a final rule allowing the year-round sale of motor


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There's no link between the Renewable Fuel Standard and increased land usage, and no link to increased risk to endangered species. What there is a link to is lower emissions — a reduction of 589 million metric tons over the first decade of implementation. https://t.co/FNo7vKolET

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Thank you to @SenAmyKlobuchar, @SenStabenow, @SenatorDurbin, @RonWyden, @SenDuckworth, @SenSherrodBrown, @SenatorBennet, @maziehirono, and @SenTinaSmith for supporting our industry, and for working to ensure that @EPA gets its biofuels fix right! klobuchar.senate.gov/public/index.c…

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"In the absence of a causal link between the RFS and land use change―and in particular land conversion from grassland, wetland, or forest to corn and soy―there can be no causal link between the RFS and impacts to terrestrial species due to loss or degradation of habitat.”

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A claim is going around that the RFS puts endangered species at risk, and one of its fundamental flaws is it hinges on the false notion that we're using more cropland for food, livestock feed, and biofuels. As we've established, this just isn't true. growthenergy.org/2019/12/04/rep…

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