Tag: Coleman

Obama: (Un)intentionally Reengineering the RFS for Big Oil?

Obama: (Un)intentionally Reengineering the RFS for Big Oil?

October 28, 2014 |

By Brooke Coleman, Executive Director, Advanced Ethanol Council As the renewable fuels industry awaits U.S. EPA’s final decision on the 2014 Renewable Volume Obligation (RVO), it is extraordinary to think that President Obama still appears committed to adopting a methodological change to the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) pioneered by the biofuel industry’s most ardent foes. […]

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AAA Taking Heat for E15 Position

AAA Taking Heat for E15 Position

July 22, 2013 |

By Brooke Coleman Executive Director, Advanced Ethanol Council In case you missed it, a skirmish broke out last week between AAA South Dakota and AAA National over AAA’s position on ethanol and the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). The catalyst for the disagreement is an oil industry funded television advertisement currently running in South Dakota and […]

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Cellulosic Biofuels – the plants, the projects, the progress: new AEC report

Cellulosic Biofuels – the plants, the projects, the progress: new AEC report

December 19, 2012 |

The Advanced Ethanol Council (AEC) released a progress report today on the development of the cellulosic biofuels industry. The release comes on the five year anniversary of the signing of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), and on the heels of Secretary Vilsack’s speech on rural innovation and economic opportunity at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The report, for the […]

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