6/10/2020
Export Exchange 2020 Postponed to 2021

A joint statement from Growth Energy CEO Emily Skor, U.S. Grains Council President and CEO Ryan LeGrand, and the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) President Geoff Cooper regarding the postponement of Export Exchange 2020 to October 6-8, 2021 at the Loews Kansas City: “As a result of the coronavirus and our concern for the safety of […]

6/8/2020
Growth Energy Thanks House Leaders for Defending U.S. Biofuels

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Growth Energy thanked members of the Congressional Biofuels Caucus for combating oil-backed efforts to undermine the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) in the wake of COVID-19. In a letter from the Congressional Biofuels Caucus, led by U.S. Representatives Abby Finkenauer (D-Iowa), Collin Peterson (D-Minn.), Rodney Davis (R-Ill.), Dave Loebsack (D-Iowa), and Roger Marshall […]

5/29/2020
Growth Energy Identifies Omissions in EPA Report

5/29/2020
Growth Energy Celebrates First Anniversary of Year-Round E15

5/19/2020
Growth Energy Lauds Introduction of Biofuels Relief Bill in Senate

5/15/2020
Growth Energy Welcomes Biofuel Relief in House Relief Package

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Growth Energy applauded the inclusion of long-awaited assistance for the struggling biofuels industry in the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions Act (HEROES Act), a new COVID-19 relief package that passed the U.S. House of Representatives today. “The economic onslaught sparked by COVID-19 has taken a terrible toll on rural families, […]

5/12/2020
Growth Energy Applauds House Push for Biofuel Relief

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Growth Energy applauded the introduction by House leaders of the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions Act (HEROES Act), which allocates more than $3 trillion in recovery dollars, including long-awaited assistance for the struggling biofuels industry. “Over the course of this pandemic, half the biofuels industry was forced offline, sending shockwaves […]

5/11/2020
Mayors Across 10 States Urge EPA to Protect Biofuel & Farm Jobs Amid COVID-19

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Mayors from across the U.S. farm belt today condemned oil industry efforts to seize markets from farmers and biofuel producers under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). In a letter to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler, 70 mayors called on the agency to “reject unjustifiable RFS waiver requests and protect rural communities.” “Some […]

5/7/2020
Growth Energy Applauds Senator Letter Rejecting Attack on U.S. Biofuels

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Growth Energy CEO Emily Skor thanked 24 senators, who sent a letter calling on President Trump to reject oil-backed efforts to eliminate the biofuels industry under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). Led by U.S. Senators Joni Ernst (R-Iowa), Tina Smith (D-Minn.), Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), and Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.), the senators wrote that waiving the RFS would “exacerbate the effects experienced by the biofuel sector […]

5/4/2020
Growth Energy Welcomes USDA Progress on Biofuel Infrastructure

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Growth Energy, the nation’s largest ethanol association, welcomed the launch of a major infrastructure program under the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) that promises to expand clean, affordable fuel options at the pump. Announced by USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue, the Higher Blends Infrastructure Incentive Program (HBIIP) will provide $100 million in competitive grants […]


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CCC funding should go to the farmers and producers who need it, not to oil refineries. Glad to see this made clear with bipartisan support in the CR. agri-pulse.com/articles/14528…

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Hearing our stories helps legislators fight for a strong RFS, and not even 2020 could stop us from sharing. During our #BiofuelsSummit last week, we went virtual to update nearly 100 legislators and staff on the top priorities for our industry. brownfieldagnews.com/news/virtual-b…

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"We showed Washington that ethanol is not only essential, but an unsung hero in the effort to eradicate the virus. No other industry is in the same position to revitalize rural America.”

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