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Tom Buis points to Big Oil, Big Food as blame for food prices

Tom Buis points to Big Oil, Big Food as blame for food prices

July 14, 2014 |

In Washington, Tom Buis, CEO of Growth Energy, has released the following statement in response to data which disproves the food vs. fuel debate: “Time and again Big Oil, Big Food and special interests have attacked the ethanol industry, blaming them for increasing food prices, but when you look at the facts, nothing could be […]

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Bi-partisan agreement on ethanol deserves support

Bi-partisan agreement on ethanol deserves support

July 18, 2011 |

By Tom Buis, CEO, Growth Energy, Biofuels Digest Columnist During this time of political bickering and fierce partisan lines, it’s heartening to know that – when something crucial is on the line –there are senators who are willing to work toward a bipartisan compromise. Earlier this month, three influential Senators tackled one of the nation’s […]

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It’s Time We Break Down the Blend Wall – For Good

It’s Time We Break Down the Blend Wall – For Good

[ 3 ] April 15, 2011 |

By Biofuels Digest columnist Tom Buis CEO, Growth Energy There is no greater hurdle to the expansion of the American biofuels industry than the artificial barriers to the market. Through flawed policy and outdated regulation, these barriers serve as a mandate for the American people that 90 percent of our fuel must be gasoline. It […]

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Growth Energy repeats ethanol plant tour offer to Gore

Growth Energy repeats ethanol plant tour offer to Gore

[ 0 ] November 24, 2010 |

In Washington, in response to the repudiation of first generation ethanol by former Vice-President Al Gore, who attributed his previous support to a desire to win votes in the US Midwest, Growth Energy CEO Tom Buis repeated an invitation to the former vice president to visit a modern ethanol plant. Gore, who changed his public […]

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