5/23/2019
Growth Energy Backs Bipartisan Renewable Fuel Standard Integrity Act of 2019

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Agriculture Collin Peterson (D-MN), along with Reps. Dusty Johnson (SD-At Large), Dave Loebsack (IA-04), Rodney Davis (IL-13), and Roger Marshall (KS-01), introduced the bipartisan Renewable Fuel Standard Integrity Act of 2019, legislation that would bring much-needed transparency to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) […]

5/21/2019
Growth Energy Applauds House Biofuels Caucus Letter to EPA in Support of E15 Year-Round

5/15/2019
Growth Energy, USGC, RFA Welcome European Commission Decision To Remove Anti-Dumping Duties On Ethanol Imports From The United States

5/8/2019
New EPA Guidance Stifles Innovation for Second Generation Biofuels

WASHINGTON, DC – On May 7, 2019, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued guidance on cellulosic pathways under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). Growth Energy CEO Emily Skor issued the following statement expressing disappointment with EPA’s latest move: “EPA’s guidance changes the rules mid-game on critical pathway approvals for cellulosic ethanol,” said Skor. “Second generation […]

5/7/2019
House Lawmakers Call for an End to the Unjust Granting of Small Refinery Exemptions for Big Oil

5/1/2019
Growth Energy: New Mexico Becomes 31st State to Add E15 Choice at the Pump

4/29/2019
Growth Energy Comments Urge EPA to Finalize E15 Year-Round Rule by June 1

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Growth Energy, the nation’s leading association of ethanol producers and supporters, filed comments with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in support of a proposed rule allowing year-round sales of E15 – gasoline blended with 15 percent ethanol. “Unless the EPA acts quickly, the summer market for E15 will be lost, which […]

4/18/2019
Growth Energy, NAAE Release Curriculum to Promote Biofuels Education in the Classroom

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Growth Energy, in partnership with the National Association of Agricultural Educators (NAAE), announced the release of their new curriculum aimed at educating high school students to the world of biofuels. The curriculum is the first industry-supported biofuels curriculum that provides students a guided in-classroom experience and will offer ag educators the tools […]

4/12/2019
EPA’s Latest Effort on SRE Transparency Helpful Progress But Not Enough

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced they will take comment on the current process for issuing small refinery exemptions, allowing EPA to post the names of refineries who have applied for and received small refinery exemptions, an important first step in providing transparency in the process. While noting EPA’s progress, Growth […]

4/2/2019
New USDA Study Underscores Ethanol’s Critical Role in Reducing Greenhouse Gases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released an independent analysis that shows how ethanol is projected to reduce greenhouse gases (GHG) by up to 70 percent in 2022. Growth Energy welcomed the report findings, and CEO Emily Skor issued the following statement: “This new USDA study further supports that ethanol is a win-win for all Americans,” said Skor. “Higher […]


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.@EmilySkor continued, “There is an urgent need to address the lack of transparency over small refinery exemptions, and reallocate the 2.6 billion lost gallons of #biofuels demand as a result of these continued handouts to oil refineries.” (3/3)

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“We applaud Reps. Collin Peterson, @RepDustyJohnson , @daveloebsack , and @RodneyDavis for their steadfast commitment to supporting a fair and open process for small refinery exemptions..." said @GrowthEnergy CEO @EmilySkor (2/3)

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Today, members of the U.S. House intro'd the bipartisan Renewable Fuel Standard Integrity Act of 2019 to bring much-needed transparency to @EPA's secretive small refinery exemption process & ensure refiners meet their #biofuel blending requirements. (1/3) growthenergy.org/2019/05/23/gro…

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It was great to hear from our leading #E15 retailers @sheetz and @kwiktrip about the value proposition of E15 and the continued growth of higher biofuel blends. #Fuels2019 twitter.com/cspoller/statu…

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