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5/15/2020

COVID-19’s Impact on Ethanol Production: Frequently Asked Questions

Fuel demand is plummeting as more drivers stay home in response to COVID-19. How has the market shifted for biofuel producers? This is unlike anything

4/17/2020

Growth Energy adds three new associate members: Eco Engineers, Syngenta, and Nalco

We are thrilled to welcome EcoEngineers, Syngenta, and Nalco to Growth Energy as associate members! Each company brings a unique perspective to our already diverse and growing membership.

4/7/2020

Small Business Administration Assistance

Growth Energy members may be eligible to apply for U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) assistance for their small business starting immediately. Loans are available on a first-come-first-serve basis, so we recommend you look at your

4/2/2020

USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue thanks ethanol producers

We are deeply proud and grateful to be part of an industry who is stepping up to serve during this COVID-19 crisis. Growth Energy members such Absolute Energy and Green Plains, Inc. have donated ethanol to make hand sanitizer; Novozymes

4/2/2020

Forging ahead with E15 expansion

We know that COVID-19 is in the forefront of everyone’s minds, but that doesn’t mean we’ve let up on our efforts to increase ethanol demand through E15 expansion. Check out the informational sheet we’ve developed

4/2/2020

Growth Energy joins ag partners in sending letter to Small Business Administration

On April 1, 2020, Growth Energy joined 30 of our agricultural partners in sending a letter to U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Jovita Carranza requesting the SBA clarify its guidance to include agricultural

3/25/2020

How to Protect Yourself from COVID-19

Prevention guidance from the CDC Know How it Spreads There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus.

3/25/2020

Symptoms of COVID-19

The CDC lists the following as symptoms of the coronavirus, the flu, and the common cold. It is important to understand these symptoms as your first symptoms are developing so you can seek the appropriate medical care.

3/24/2020

FDA issues further guidance for alcohol and hand sanitizer

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Food and Drug Administration Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) has issued a temporary policy that allows entities that are not currently registered drug manufacturers, such as

   Emily Skor
3/24/2020

DOT on Expired Licenses, Certificates in Response to COVID-19

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced that due to the president’s declaration of a national emergency, it will waive penalties for expired commercial drivers licenses


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Congressional #Biofuels Caucus urging negotiators of next #COVID19 relief package to include direct aid for #ethanol and #biodiesel https://t.co/ar8sEq5Zi2 #agnews @collinpeterson @EthanolRFA @GrowthEnergy @NationalCorn @brownfield

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As negotiations over the next relief bill continue, the biofuel industry is reeling after staggering losses over the last several months. Whatever aid is passed must include support for biofuels, and our champions in Congress delivered that message to leadership today. https://t.co/yABlENMgUD

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Members of both parties — Republican and Democratic — support the biofuel industry, simply because it's the right thing for their constituents. Rep. @RodneyDavis has long been a part of the bipartisan negotiations that support our industry, and we're grateful for him. https://t.co/eHeH6SNdI0

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What exactly is ethanol, and how does it compare to gasoline? Dr. Andy with the facts here. https://t.co/oOM9j0qmtz

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