New Small Refinery Exemptions “A Slap in the Face to Rural Communities”

Growth Energy CEO Emily Skor issued the following statement on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) announcement that it granted five new small refinery exemptions for 2017, bringing the total gallons of lost demand to 2.6 billion in 2016-2017:

Dillon Finishes 11th Racing the American Ethanol Chevrolet at Kansas Speedway

On Sunday, October 18th, Austin Dillon placed 11th at Kansas Speedway while driving the American Ethanol Chevrolet. Dillon was pleased with the American Ethanol team’s result, but looks ahead towards another win at Texas Motor Speedway next weekend: “Overall, it was a good run for us. On to Texas Motor Speedway, where we will try […]

Growth Energy and CSP Host Mythbusting Workshop

Earlier this week Growth Energy and CSP, the leading source for convenience store news, hosted an interactive virtual E15 workshop for retailers, where more than 2000 retail sites were represented. The workshop’s full agenda covered everything retailers would need to know to adopt E15. During the workshop, Growth Energy’s Vice President of Market Development Mike […]

Skor Joins Ag Industry Leaders for NASDA Roundtable

On Thursday, October 15th, Growth Energy CEO Emily Skor participated in a virtual stakeholder roundtable discussion on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) on trade. The roundtable was hosted by the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture ahead of their 29th Annual Tri-National Agricultural Accord, and also included participants from: National Milk Producers Federation Merck Animal […]

Growth Energy Submits Comments to EPA on FFV Provisions in CAFE Regulations

Last week, Senior Vice President of Regulatory Affairs Chris Bliley submitted a letter to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in support of the agency’s final rule on Flex-fuel Vehicle (FFV) provisions in Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) regulations. The rule would allow automakers to make fuel economy compliance calculations with greater certainty for FFVs which […]

Bliley Testifies at Colorado GHG Pollution Reduction Roadmap Hearing

On Tuesday, October 20th, Growth Energy SVP of Regulatory Affairs Chris Bliley testified at Colorado’s public listening session on the state’s proposed GHG Pollution Reduction Roadmap. Released on September 30th, the roadmap examined several scenarios, one of which includes higher biofuel use with both conventional and advanced biofuels along with a heavy focus on zero […]

Join Growth Energy for a Virtual Town Hall with NCGA

This year, the global pandemic has challenged rural America like never before. But corn growers and ethanol producers stand together to weather the storm and seize opportunities for growth. Today, these partners remain focused on the same mission: to drive demand and propel this industry forward. That’s why Growth Energy and the National Corn Growers […]

Growth Energy Web Chat Highlights a View from the Field

Growth Energy CEO Emily Skor joined veteran Iowa farm and biofuel leader Kelly Nieuwenhuis for a virtual conversation on the biofuel landscape and top priorities for the agricultural community in 2021. Nieuwenhuis is president of the board at Siouxland Energy, a member of Growth Energy, as well as a farmer near Primghar, Iowa, and chair […]

H2O Innovation Wins Water Company of the Year Award at the 2020 Global Water Awards

Last week, Growth Energy member company H2O Innovation Inc. announced that it won the Water Company of the Year award at the 2020 Global Water Awards. This is the highest honor in the international water treatment industry and the first time a Canadian company has received this award. This award was presented to the Corporation […]

Now Online: Issue 15 of American Ethanol Magazine

“It’s hard to think back to where we were in late February,” said Elizabeth Funderburk, Growth Energy vice president of communication and public affairs. “We had just come out of our annual meeting — a great opportunity to showcase all that our industry had been able to achieve while also leaning into the year ahead. […]

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Don't forget to register for next Wednesday. On Oct. 28 @EmilySkor and new @NationalCorn President John Linder will host a virtual town hall to discuss the opportunities on the horizon for corn and biofuel producers. Register here: fjwebinars.com/account/regist… https://t.co/gVnmtsiZ5s

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@GrowthEnergy CEO Emily Skor joined farmer and biofuel leader Kelly Nieuwenhuis for a virtual conversation on the biofuel landscape and top priorities for the agricultural community leading into the new year. @iowafuel #biofuels #bioethanol #US #farming https://t.co/NuzL7ZhFWz https://t.co/38khRWXCyo

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Market certainty keeps the corn moving, ethanol plants running, trucking companies in business, and much more! @EmilySkor & @NieuwenhuisSeed discuss their latest work to improve certainty for farmers and biofuel producers while growing our markets! growthenergy.org/2020/10/22/gro…

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