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Low ethanol production affecting CO2 supply could complicate COVID-19 vaccine rollout

Low ethanol production affecting CO2 supply could complicate COVID-19 vaccine rollout

November 19, 2020 |

In Washington, D.C., Chemical & Engineering News reports that because the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines need to be kept at super cold temperatures best done with dry ice, which is made by compressing and cooling liquid CO2 often captured from ethanol and ammonia production, it can impact the vaccine rollout. “The ethanol industry is […]

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Two Senate Committees Seek Control over Renewable Fuels Standard

Two Senate Committees Seek Control over Renewable Fuels Standard

June 10, 2013 |

In Washington, D.C., the U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee and the Environment and Public Works Committee are competing over control of the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS). The Energy and Natural Resources Committee has primary jurisdiction over energy and fuel-related issues, whereas the Environment and Public Works Committee has oversight of the Environmental Protection […]

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