6/15/2009
National Ethanol Vehicle Coalition to become Growth Energy Market Development

Denver, Colo. — At the 2009 Fuel Ethanol Workshop, the National Ethanol Vehicle Coalition (NEVC) announced that it intends to unite with Growth Energy and become Growth Energy Market Development. In that role, they will continue in their 13-year mission to increase the availability of higher ethanol blends and flex fuel vehicles (FFVs). The additional […]

6/12/2009
Pew Study Shows Environmentally Friendly Production Jobs, Including Ethanol, Grew Fastest in Clean E

WASHINGTON – Tom Buis, CEO of Growth Energy, released the following statement in response to the study released by the Pew Charitable Trusts examining the role of the clean energy economy in America’s new economic landscape. “The new study released by the Pew Charitable Trusts shows that ethanol related jobs were part of a category […]

6/9/2009
Growth Energy Commends Secretary Vilsack for Meeting 30-Day Presidential Biofuels Directive

WASHINGTON – Tom Buis, CEO of Growth Energy, released the following statement in response to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack’s announcement that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) met its 30-day deadline set by President Obama in his Presidential Biofuels Directive to advance renewable fuels. “Within 30 days, Secretary Vilsack and his team at USDA […]

6/9/2009
Growth Energy Testifies at EPA Hearing on RFS2

WASHINGTON – At a hearing hosted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Dr. Mark Stowers testified that the EPA’s proposed rule to determine the greenhouse gas emission performance of biofuels is “flawed and has no basis in law or science.” Dr. Stowers represented Growth Energy at the hearing and serves as Vice President of […]

6/9/2009
Growth Energy Responds to Faulty “Study” Funded by Grocery Manufacturers Association

WASHINGTON – Tom Buis, CEO of Growth Energy, released the following statement in response to a “study” funded by the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA). During its launch, Growth Energy called on GMA and its members to come clean about the smear campaign it operated to blame ethanol production for higher food prices. Growth Energy challenged […]

6/2/2009
Growth Energy Applauds Secretary Chu for Recognizing Value of Higher Ethanol Blends

Washington – Tom Buis, CEO of Growth Energy, released the following statement in response to Secretary of Energy Chu’s remarks on increasing ethanol blends at the Reuters Global Energy Summit yesterday. “I commend Secretary Chu for recognizing the benefits of increasing the blend of ethanol in our fuel supply. It is good for America’s national […]

6/1/2009
New Study Shows Move to 15 Percent Ethanol Blend Will Help Farmers, Have Minimal Impact on Price

Washington – Tom Buis, CEO of Growth Energy, released the following statement in response to the study released by the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) examining the impacts of various ethanol policy options. “The new study published by the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute shows that increasing the amount of ethanol blended […]

5/28/2009
Growth Energy Responds to Latest BusinessWeek.com Article

Washington – Today, Tom Buis, CEO of Growth Energy, released a statement regarding an online column by Ed Wallace that appeared on BusinessWeek.com: “In Ed Wallace’s latest column for BusinessWeek.com bashing ethanol, he again fails to recognize the enormous problems posed by America’s dependence on foreign oil and ethanol’s role in increasing our nation’s energy […]

5/28/2009
Growth Energy Applauds President Obama’s Continued Strong Support of Homegrown Ethanol

Washington – Tom Buis, CEO of Growth Energy, released the following statement on President Obama’s letter to the Governors’ Biofuels Coalition. “We thank President Obama for his continued leadership in promoting clean, green, American ethanol as a long-term solution to our addiction to foreign oil. As the only available alternative to foreign oil, America’s ethanol […]

5/22/2009
What America is Saying: Support Higher Blends of Ethanol

Washington, DC – Yesterday marked the 30th day of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) public comment period on Growth Energy’s Green Jobs Waiver asking the EPA to allow gasoline blended with as much as 15 percent ethanol (E15). The EPA recently announced it was extending the comment period for an additional 60 days. The […]


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Ethanol is a Christmas miracle! 11 billion miles on E15 means fewer emissions and lower costs at the pump, all while supporting agriculture, biofuel producers, and rural communities across the country. https://t.co/kZswi02YGb

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Since E15 was made available year round, we've seen summer sales go up 46%! The process is easier for retailers now, and consumers are getting more value for their dollar. It's a winner for everyone. https://t.co/h7493DwQpD

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