5/20/2019
In the News: “Small refinery waivers remain top concern”

Growth Energy member Eamonn Byrne of Lakeview Energy recently participated in our May Capitol Hill fly-in, where he met one-on-one with lawmakers and their staff to share the challenges the biofuels industry is facing. In an interview with Brownfield Ag News, Byrne shared that EPA’s radical expansion of small refinery exemptions was the main topic […]

5/17/2019
In the News: “Groups Hopeful EPA Will Finalize Year-Round E15 by June 1”

The following article was posted on Brownfield Ag News’ website: June 1st is quickly approaching, and ethanol industry officials are urging the EPA to approve year-round sales of E15 in time for the summer driving season. Chris Bliley, vice president of regulatory affairs with Growth Energy, says they are optimistic the EPA will keep its promise to […]

5/6/2019
In the News: “How Casey’s General Stores Drives Year-Over-Year Growth”

The following article was featured on CSP’s website: “Casey’s General Stores was founded by Don Lamberti in Boone, Iowa, in 1967. The company consistently ranks among the top convenience store chains in the United States, driven in large part by the company’s focus on meeting consumer demand. … “Education is key for not just the […]

4/29/2019
Growth Energy Comments Urge EPA to Finalize E15 Year-Round Rule by June 1

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Growth Energy, the nation’s leading association of ethanol producers and supporters, filed comments with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in support of a proposed rule allowing year-round sales of E15 – gasoline blended with 15 percent ethanol. “Unless the EPA acts quickly, the summer market for E15 will be lost, which […]

4/2/2019
New USDA Study Underscores Ethanol’s Critical Role in Reducing Greenhouse Gases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released an independent analysis that shows how ethanol is projected to reduce greenhouse gases (GHG) by up to 70 percent in 2022. Growth Energy welcomed the report findings, and CEO Emily Skor issued the following statement: “This new USDA study further supports that ethanol is a win-win for all Americans,” said Skor. “Higher […]

3/29/2019
Growth Energy Backs E15 Year-Round Proposal at EPA Hearing

YPSILANTI, MI – Today, Growth Energy CEO Emily Skor testified at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) hearing on the proposed rule to implement year-round sales of E15, a fuel blended with 15 percent ethanol. Skor spoke alongside farmers, retailers, and ethanol producers in support of this proposal, pressing EPA to finalize the rule before […]

3/12/2019
Growth Energy Welcomes EPA’s Move to Provide Uninterrupted Access to E15 Ethanol Blends

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today released its proposed rule that would allow E15, a fuel blend with 15 percent ethanol, to be sold year-round. Growth Energy, the nation’s leading advocate for ethanol, welcomed the proposal as a critical step toward providing consumers with uninterrupted access to a cleaner, lower-cost option […]

10/29/2018
Skor: Trump delivers win for Iowa with E15

October 26, 2018 By Emily Skor, Guest Columnist President Trump recently announced some great news for farmers, biofuel workers, retailers, and consumers everywhere who want to enjoy cleaner, more affordable options at the fuel pump. At the president’s direction, the Environmental Protection Agency will finally lift a decades-old limit on the sale of E15 ethanol […]

10/23/2018
Midwest Leaders Rally Behind Trump’s E15 Fix

More than 100 community, business, and farm leaders across the Midwest today sent a letter to President Trump applauding the administration’s commitment to year-round sales of E15, a lower-cost fuel containing 15 percent ethanol. Currently, many retailers are unable to offer E15 during the summer months due to outdated Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations, which […]

10/15/2018
10 Years of Growth – Growth Energy Celebrates its 10th Anniversary


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“My hope for you is that no one walks away from this meeting wondering if ethanol will work for your country,” said LeGrand. “The answer, as we hope to show, is yes.” https://t.co/jXrb4u3cip

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