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Ethanol production hits lowest volume in almost a year

Ethanol production hits lowest volume in almost a year

October 14, 2017 |

In Washington, D.C., the Renewable Fuels Association reports that according to EIA data, average ethanol production contracted by 4.3% to 967,000 barrels per day (b/d)—or 40.61 million gallons daily. That is down 43,000 b/d from the week before, representing the smallest volume in 51 weeks. The four-week average for ethanol production decreased to a 21-week […]

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After 14 week low, ethanol production inching upwards

After 14 week low, ethanol production inching upwards

October 8, 2017 |

In Washington, D.C., the Renewable Fuels Association reports that according to EIA data, ethanol production averaged 1.010 million barrels per day (b/d)—or 42.42 million gallons daily. That is up 13,000 b/d from the week before. The four-week average for ethanol production decreased to 1.021 million b/d for an annualized rate of 15.65 billion gallons)—the lowest […]

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Ethanol hits lowest percentage output decline in 66 weeks and 14 week low

September 30, 2017 |

In Washington, D.C., the Renewable Fuels Association reports that according to EIA data, ethanol production averaged 996,000 barrels per day (b/d)—or 41.83 million gallons daily. That is down 36,000 b/d (or -3.6%) from the week before–the largest percentage output decline in 66 weeks and a fourteen-week low. The four-week average for ethanol production decreased to […]

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Ethanol production at lowest output rate in 6 weeks

Ethanol production at lowest output rate in 6 weeks

September 24, 2017 |

In Washington, D.C., the Renewable Fuels Association reports that according to EIA data, ethanol production averaged 1.033 million barrels per day (b/d)—or 43.39 million gallons daily. That is down 14,000 b/d from the week before and the lowest output rate in six weeks. The four-week average for ethanol production decreased to 1.045 million b/d for […]

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Ethanol production down from prior week

Ethanol production down from prior week

September 16, 2017 |

In Washington, D.C., the Renewable Fuels Association reports that according to EIA data, ethanol production averaged 1.047 million barrels per day (b/d)—or 43.97 million gallons daily. That is down 13,000 b/d from the week before. The four-week average for ethanol production decreased to 1.050 million b/d for an annualized rate of 16.10 billion gallons. Stocks […]

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RFA, Growth Energy and US Grains Council want Trump’s help on Brazil conundrum

RFA, Growth Energy and US Grains Council want Trump’s help on Brazil conundrum

September 11, 2017 |

In Washington, the Renewable Fuels Association, Growth Energy and the U.S. Grains Council are calling upon the U.S. government to develop an immediate response to Brazil’s newly implemented tariffs on U.S. ethanol imports, a trade barrier that threatens over $750 million in U.S. exports and American jobs. The three organizations, which work jointly and with […]

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Ethanol production up with highest percentage of daily gasoline demand in 27 weeks

September 9, 2017 |

In Washington, D.C., the Renewable Fuels Association reports that according to EIA data, ethanol production averaged 1.060 million barrels per day (b/d)—or 44.52 million gallons daily. That is up 17,000 b/d from the week before and just a hair below the record weekly output of 1.061 million b/d set in late January. The four-week average […]

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Ethanol production down again this week

September 2, 2017 |

In Washington, D.C., the Renewable Fuels Association reports that according to EIA data, ethanol production averaged 1.042 million barrels per day (b/d)—or 43.76 million gallons daily. That is down 9,000 b/d from the week before. The four-week average for ethanol production increased to 1.041 million b/d–marking the highest average in 22 weeks–for an annualized rate […]

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EPA’s Pruitt signs fuel regulations waiver during Hurricane Harvey fuel shortages

EPA’s Pruitt signs fuel regulations waiver during Hurricane Harvey fuel shortages

September 2, 2017 |

In Washington, D.C., the Renewable Fuels Association applauded EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt’s waiver of some fuel regulations in 12 states and the District of Columbia as a good start to help manage the fuel supply shortages caused by Hurricane Harvey in the Gulf area. RFA also said that more needs to be done to truly […]

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EPA seen expanding fuel waivers for Texas and Louisiana while denying RFA request

EPA seen expanding fuel waivers for Texas and Louisiana while denying RFA request

August 29, 2017 |

In Washington, the Environmental Protection Agency is expected to issue waivers to more parts of Texas and Louisiana that would allow them to supply fuel that does not comply with the Renewable Fuel Standard or other environmental standards in light of Hurricane Harvey following the initial waiver granted to the Dallas area. In a letter […]

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