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ACE supports new policies that pay farmers and ethanol producers to reach net-zero

ACE supports new policies that pay farmers and ethanol producers to reach net-zero

November 22, 2021 |

In Washington, during its November 10, 2021 meeting, the American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) Board of Directors voted to support new policies that credit farmers and ethanol producers for activities helping ethanol reach net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by mid-century. THE RESOLUTION:  The ACE Board of Directors supports the adoption of policies at the state […]

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ACE submits comments to EPA on vehicle GHG emissions standards

ACE submits comments to EPA on vehicle GHG emissions standards

September 30, 2021 |

In Washington, the American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) set forth recommendations this week on how the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Revised 2023 and Later Model Year Light-Duty Vehicle Greenhouse Gas Emissions Standards can and should place much greater emphasis on improving the quality of liquid fuel and the role low carbon, high octane ethanol can […]

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ACE unveils never before demonstrated ethanol hybrid electric flex fuel vehicle project

ACE unveils never before demonstrated ethanol hybrid electric flex fuel vehicle project

August 29, 2021 |

In South Dakota, the American Coalition for Ethanol unveiled a vehicle demonstration project to disrupt the “net-zero” is only achievable via electric vehicles narrative by showing low to net-zero-carbon vehicles powered by ethanol already have cleaner lifecycle greenhouse gas emissions than plug-in electrics, and could reach net-zero long before EVs on the market today. ACE […]

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ACE calls on President Biden to set RVO for 2021 and 2022 as well as year-round E15

ACE calls on President Biden to set RVO for 2021 and 2022 as well as year-round E15

August 12, 2021 |

In Washington, the American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) called on U.S. President Joe Biden to set the maximum statutory volumes under the Renewable Fuel Standard in the 2021 and 2022 Renewable Volume Obligation rulemaking and pursue all options to ensure uninterrupted market access for E15. In a letter to President Biden, ACE CEO Brian Jennings […]

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ACE launches Flex Check E15 tool for fuel marketers

ACE launches Flex Check E15 tool for fuel marketers

September 17, 2020 |

In South Dakota, the American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) launched a tool on its fuel-marketer focused flexfuelforward.com website to provide retailers with a free way to check if their equipment is already E15 compatible. Available 24/7, the “Flex Check” E15 compatibility tool will arm retailers with the confidence and information they need to make a […]

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ACE seeks Senate support for biofuel bailout in next coronavirus aid package

ACE seeks Senate support for biofuel bailout in next coronavirus aid package

July 22, 2020 |

In Washington, the American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) CEO penned a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) praising bipartisan legislation introduced by Senators Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) in May that would reimburse biofuel producers for a share of feedstocks they purchased and processed into […]

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ACE expresses disappointment for EPA’s failure to issue final 2020 RVO rule

ACE expresses disappointment for EPA’s failure to issue final 2020 RVO rule

July 2, 2020 |

In South Dakota, American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) CEO expressed his disappointment in the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for taking no action to follow through on ACE’s request to issue an interim final rule by July 1 to increase the Renewable Volume Obligation (RVO) for 2020 to the percentage necessary to ensure that the full […]

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ACE calls on EPA to implement Trump’s biofuel promises

ACE calls on EPA to implement Trump’s biofuel promises

November 27, 2019 |

In South Dakota, American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) submitted comments to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on its proposed supplemental rulemaking to the 2020 Renewable Volume Obligations (RVOs) under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). ACE CEO Brian Jennings detailed three areas in which the proposal falls short in ACE’s written comments, including the proposed rule (1) does […]

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ACE tells EPA administrator of ethanol’s environmental benefits not taken into account in LCA modeling

ACE tells EPA administrator of ethanol’s environmental benefits not taken into account in LCA modeling

July 25, 2019 |

In Washington, the American Coalition for Ethanol’s CEO highlighted the important role corn ethanol could have in further reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions if properly valued under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) in a letter to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler, informing the agency of a recently published meta-analysis showing that corn stover […]

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Mexican fuel marketers confident they can offer ethanol after Iowa visit

Mexican fuel marketers confident they can offer ethanol after Iowa visit

July 20, 2019 |

In Iowa, the American Coalition for Ethanol and Iowa Renewable Fuels Association hosted a tour in conjunction with the U.S. Grains Council in Iowa recently to show nine decision-makers from key Mexican retail and supplier groups how ethanol blends have been successfully and profitably incorporated across Iowa. Tour leaders Ron Lamberty, ACE Senior Vice President […]

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