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US ethanol production drops to 4-week low, below 15 billion gallon annual rate

US ethanol production drops to 4-week low, below 15 billion gallon annual rate

February 7, 2016 |

In Washington, according to EIA data as analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association, ethanol production averaged 959,000 barrels per day (b/d)—or 40.28 million gallons daily. That is down 2,000 b/d from the week before and the lowest in nine weeks. The four-week average for ethanol production stood at 976,000 b/d for an annualized rate of […]

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US ethanol production drops to 15.12 billion gallon rate

US ethanol production drops to 15.12 billion gallon rate

January 31, 2016 |

In Washington, according to EIA data as analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association, ethanol production averaged 961,000 barrels per day (b/d)—or 40.36 million gallons daily. That is down 22,000 b/d from the week before and an eight-week low. The four-week average for ethanol production stood at 986,000 b/d for an annualized rate of 15.12 billion […]

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US ethanol production drops to 15.22 billion gallon annual rate

US ethanol production drops to 15.22 billion gallon annual rate

January 24, 2016 |

In Washington, according to EIA data as analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association, ethanol production averaged 983,000 barrels per day, or 41.29 million gallons daily. That is down 20,000 b/d from the week before. The four-week average for ethanol production stood at 993,000 b/d for an annualized rate of 15.22 billion gallons. Stocks of ethanol […]

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RFA releases one-pager to counter anti-ethanol rhetoric

RFA releases one-pager to counter anti-ethanol rhetoric

January 21, 2016 |

In Washington, in response to the anti-ethanol rhetoric that has been dominating the presidential campaign in the run-up to the Iowa caucuses, the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) sent a one-pager to media outlets to correct the misconceptions regarding ethanol in general and the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) in particular. *First and foremost, there is no […]

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US ethanol production tops 1 million barrels per day as 2016 reporting gets underway

US ethanol production tops 1 million barrels per day as 2016 reporting gets underway

January 17, 2016 |

In Washington, according to EIA data as analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association, ethanol production averaged 1.003 million barrels per day (b/d)—or 42.13 million gallons daily. That is up 7,000 b/d from the week before and the second-largest total on record. The four-week average for ethanol production stood at 991,000 b/d for an annualized rate […]

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RFA says more than 60% of vehicles sold in 2015 can use E15

RFA says more than 60% of vehicles sold in 2015 can use E15

January 12, 2016 |

In Washington, the Renewable Fuels Association says that last year automakers sold a record 17.47 million vehicles in the United States, with an overwhelming majority explicitly approved by the manufacturer to use E15 (a fuel blend of 15 percent ethanol and 85 percent gasoline), according to statistics from Autodata and an analysis by the Renewable […]

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RFA analysis shows auto manufacturers approve E15 in more than 70% of new cars

RFA analysis shows auto manufacturers approve E15 in more than 70% of new cars

December 23, 2015 |

In Washington, an analysis of 2016 model year (MY) warranty statements and owner’s manuals conducted by the Renewable Fuels Association shows that auto manufacturers explicitly approve E15 (15 percent ethanol 85 percent gasoline) use in more than 70 percent of new vehicles. This is up from 2015, when just over 60 percent of MY 2015 automobiles were […]

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E15 acceptance hits 70% mark for 2016 model year vehicles in US: report

E15 acceptance hits 70% mark for 2016 model year vehicles in US: report

December 22, 2015 |

In Washington, an analysis of 2016 model year  warranty statements and owner’s manuals conducted by the Renewable Fuels Association shows that auto manufacturers explicitly approve E15 (15 percent ethanol 85 percent gasoline) use in more than 70 percent of new vehicles. This is up from 2015, when just over 60 percent of MY 2015 automobiles were clearly […]

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US ethanol production rises to 15.16 billion gallon annual rate

US ethanol production rises to 15.16 billion gallon annual rate

December 20, 2015 |

In Washington, according to EIA data as analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association, US ethanol production averaged 1 million barrels per day —or 42.00 million gallons daily. That is up 7,000 b/d from the week before and the second time that production has broken the 1 million barrel mark. The four-week average for ethanol production […]

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US ethanol production jumps to 15.07 billion gallon annual clip

US ethanol production jumps to 15.07 billion gallon annual clip

December 13, 2015 |

In Washington, according to EIA data as analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association, US ethanol production averaged 993,000 barrels per day (b/d)—or 41.71 million gallons daily. That is up 37,000 b/d from the week before and the third-highest output rate on record. The four-week average for ethanol production stood at 983,000 b/d for an annualized […]

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