7/23/2009
Statement from Growth Energy on the Passing of Ray Katzen

WASHINGTON –Tom Buis, CEO of Growth Energy, released the following statement in honor of Dr. Raphael “Ray” Katzen, who recently passed away at the age of 93. “I was saddened to learn of the passing of one of our industry’s founding fathers. Ray was an ethanol pioneer who brought the industry to life both domestically […]

7/21/2009
Statement from Growth Energy on the Passing of Kathy Bryan

WASHINGTON –Dave Vander Griend, Board Member of Growth Energy and President and CEO of ICM, Inc., released the following statement in honor of Kathy Bryan, who recently passed at the age of 63. “We mourn the loss of Kathy Bryan and express our heartfelt sympathies on the passing of this extraordinary pioneer, who for nearly […]

7/21/2009
Growth Energy Submits Comments to EPA on Green Jobs Waiver

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On the last day of the Green Jobs Waiver public comment period, Growth Energy joined with tens of thousands of Americans in submitting formal comments to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in favor of increasing the amount of ethanol that can be blended with gasoline to 15 percent. Growth Energy submitted its […]

7/14/2009
Growth Energy Applauds Bi-partisan Leadership by Senators Bingaman and Thune

WASHINGTON –Tom Buis, CEO of Growth Energy, released the following statement regarding recent opinion pieces by Senators Jeff Bingaman and John Thune calling for swift action to address both the indirect land use change provisions and renewable biomass definitions contained in the expanded Renewable Fuel Standard. Senator Bingaman's opinion piece can be found here and […]

7/13/2009
As Deadline Looms, Support for 15 Percent Ethanol Blend Builds

WASHINGTON – With one week remaining in 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 support for higher blends of ethanol continues to build. Since February, President Obama, Administration officials, governors, Members […]

7/10/2009
USDA Report Reveals Plentiful Supply for American Ethanol Production

WASHINGTON – Tom Buis, CEO of Growth Energy, released the following statement on the yield report released today by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Based on the USDA report, American farmers are expected to produce 12.3 billion bushels of corn, the second largest U.S. corn crop in history. After estimating all of the uses […]

7/9/2009
California Ethanol Vehicle Coalition Becomes Part of Growth Energy

SACRAMENTO — Growth Energy announced today that the California Ethanol Vehicle Coalition (CEVC) will join the group as part of the acquisition of the National Ethanol Vehicle Coalition (NEVC) by Growth Energy. The additional resources in California will bolster Growth Energy’s aggressive goals to proliferate blender pumps across the country. “The California Ethanol Vehicle Coalition […]

7/6/2009
Growth Energy Adds New Staff to Growing Powerhouse Team

WASHINGTON – Growth Energy announced today that Anne Steckel will be the group’s Director of Government Affairs and Ted Monoson has joined the organization as its Director of Legislative Affairs. Steckel is a former aide to majority whip of the United States Senate, Senator Richard Durbin (D-IL) and most recently served as the Director of […]

7/2/2009
Growth Energy Welcomes EPA Extension of RFS2 Comment Period

WASHINGTON – Tom Buis, CEO of Growth Energy, released the following statement in response to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) announcement of a 60 day extension of the comment period on the Renewable Fuel Standard, “RFS2” proposed rule making. “We are pleased the EPA is allowing additional time to more thoroughly review and comment on […]

6/30/2009
Growth Energy Says USDA Crop Report Shows Farmers Can Grow Enough for Food and Fuel

WASHINGTON – Tom Buis, CEO of Growth Energy, released the following statement on the crop report released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Based on the USDA report, American farmers are expected to produce 12.3 billion bushels of corn, the second largest U.S. corn crop in history. “The USDA crop report confirms what farmers […]


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