State regulations have a major impact on the market for ethanol. For example, California alone commands nearly 1.5 billion gallons of ethanol with Californians driving nearly 1 billion miles each and every day. Growth Energy has been a leader in advocacy engagement on California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard keeping the market open for the last five years for Midwestern starch ethanol.
Growth Energy continues to knock down state and technical barriers to higher ethanol blends. New York is the fourth largest gasoline market in the country, yet it prohibits E15, so Growth Energy is working to lift the cap on ethanol in New York.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released its Draft Inventory of Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Sinks report, which shows that in 2018, greenhouse gases rose 2.9% from 2017 – mostly due to increased carbon dioxide from fossil fuel combustion. That’s a significant jump in just one year. As the U.S. and nations around the world […]
As @USDA looks to the future, I’m thrilled to see them prioritize biofuels—a cleaner, more affordable choice at the pump. #E30 by 2050 would be a boon for Iowa’s farmers & biofuels producers—while increasing the production of renewable fuels and better protecting our environment. https://t.co/McLxPMpUPn
Biofuel leaders @EthanolRFA & @GrowthEnergy welcome’s @USDA plan to help US farmers lead the fight against climate change, including rapid growth in low-carbon #biofuels https://t.co/I4wselhkb3