Tag: EIA

Largest volume in 44 weeks for ethanol production

Largest volume in 44 weeks for ethanol production

June 15, 2019 |

In Washington, D.C. ethanol production expanded by 52,000 barrels per day (b/d), a 5.0% increase, at an average of 1.096 million b/d—equivalent to 46.03 million gallons daily and the largest volume in 44 weeks, according to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. The four-week average ethanol production rate moved 2.5% higher to 1.067 […]

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Ethanol production down slightly over last week

Ethanol production down slightly over last week

June 9, 2019 |

In Washington, D.C. ethanol production declined 13,000 barrels per day (b/d), or 1.2%, to average 1.044 million b/d—equivalent to 43.85 million gallons daily, according to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. It remained 3,000 b/d (0.3%) above year ago levels. The four-week average ethanol production rate moved 0.2% higher to 1.056 million b/d, […]

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Ethanol production retreats from last week but still up compared to a year ago

Ethanol production retreats from last week but still up compared to a year ago

June 2, 2019 |

In Washington, D.C. ethanol production retreated 13,000 barrels per day (b/d), a 1.3% decrease, at an average of 1.057 million barrels per day (b/d)—equivalent to 44.39 million gallons daily, according to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. However, it remains 16,000 b/d (1.5%) above year ago levels. The four-week average ethanol production rate […]

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Total biomass-based biodiesel imports fell 42% in 2018

Total biomass-based biodiesel imports fell 42% in 2018

April 30, 2019 |

In Washington, the Energy Information Administration says U.S. imports of biomass-based diesel, which include biodiesel and renewable diesel, totaled 22,000 barrels per day (b/d) in 2018, down 42% from 2017, and 64% lower than the all-time high set in 2016. Although increasing Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) targets have driven biomass-based diesel demand in recent years, […]

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Ethanol exports hit new record in 2018 at 112,000 b/d

Ethanol exports hit new record in 2018 at 112,000 b/d

April 25, 2019 |

In Washington, Renewables Now reports that Energy Information Administration data shows ethanol exports jumped 28% in 2018 at 112,000 barrels per day, reaching a new record following the one set in 2017 with 91,000 b/d. Brazil received nearly half of its 2018 imports during the first quarter of the year, the traditional inter-harvest period between […]

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Ethanol stocks fall as product moves out of the Midwest and exports rise

Ethanol stocks fall as product moves out of the Midwest and exports rise

April 18, 2019 |

In Washington, Platts reports Energy Information Administration data shows that ethanol stocks fell for the third straight week last week to 22.2676 million barrels, down more than half a million barrels on the week, despite ethanol production averaging 1.016 million b/d, 14,000 b/d higher than the week before. Demand for exports are likely the main […]

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Ethanol production up slightly

Ethanol production up slightly

April 14, 2019 |

In Washington, D.C., according to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association, ethanol production increased 3,000 barrels per day (b/d), or 0.3%, to an average of 1.002 million barrels per day (b/d), equivalent to 42.08 million gallons daily. The four-week average ethanol production rate eased 0.1% to 995,000 b/d—equivalent to an annualized rate of […]

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Ethanol production expands 2.5%

Ethanol production expands 2.5%

April 7, 2019 |

In Washington, D.C., according to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association, ethanol production expanded 24,000 barrels per day (b/d), or 2.5%, to an average of 999,000 b/d, equivalent to 41.96 million gallons daily. The four-week average ethanol production rate declined 0.6% to 996,000 b/d—equivalent to an annualized rate of 15.27 billion gallons. This […]

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Ethanol stocks starting to ease but production continues to rise

Ethanol stocks starting to ease but production continues to rise

April 3, 2019 |

In Washington, DTN reports that Energy Information Administration data shows the impact of floods in the Midwest may have finally started to trim ethanol stocks, with stocks down 1.8% in the week ending March 29 at 23.992 million gallons but production still rose 2.5% higher. East Coast, Gulf Coast and West Coast regions all saw […]

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Ethanol production falls only slightly despite Midwest floods

Ethanol production falls only slightly despite Midwest floods

March 21, 2019 |

In Washington, Platts reports that Energy Information Administration data shows that despite flooding across the Midwest that has inhibited flow of ethanol and feedstock as well as production in some cases, as well as those who have idled production due to low prices, production only fell by 2,000 b/d last week to an average of […]

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