Tag: EIA

Slight increase in ethanol production this week

Slight increase in ethanol production this week

July 7, 2019 |

In Washington, D.C. ethanol production averaged 1.081 million barrels per day (b/d), an increase of 8,000 b/d, or 0.7%, according to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. This is equivalent to 45.40 million gallons daily. The four-week average ethanol production rate rose 0.8% to 1.082 million b/d—the highest since December 2017. This is […]

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EIA seeks public comment on extension of weekly reporting surveys

EIA seeks public comment on extension of weekly reporting surveys

July 3, 2019 |

In Washington, the Energy Information Administration submitted an information collection three-year extension request as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 related to changes to its Petroleum Supply Reporting System (PSRS), OMB Control No. 1905-0165. The PSRS consists of six weekly surveys that make up the Weekly Petroleum Supply Reporting System (WPSRS), eight monthly […]

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1.4% decrease in ethanol production this week

1.4% decrease in ethanol production this week

June 22, 2019 |

In Washington, D.C. ethanol production scaled back 15,000 barrels per day (b/d), a 1.4% decrease, at an average of 1.081 million barrels per day (b/d)— 45.40 million gallons daily, according to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. However, the four-week average ethanol production rate moved 0.3% higher to 1.070 million b/d, equivalent to […]

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Ethanol stocks fall to one-year lows but production hardly slows

Ethanol stocks fall to one-year lows but production hardly slows

June 19, 2019 |

In Washington, DTN reports that Energy Information Administration information shows ethanol stocks fell to a one-year low last week of 21.6 million bbl, down 200,000 barrels while production only slowed 15,000 barrels per day to 1.081 million bpd. Despite corn prices at five-year highs and ethanol crush margins still in negative numbers, last week’s production […]

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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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