Tag: DInneen

Battle for the Barrel: Ethanol strikes back as industry is “under siege but fighting back.”

Battle for the Barrel: Ethanol strikes back as industry is “under siege but fighting back.”

February 7, 2013 |

In a fiery address at the National Ethanol Conference, RFA chief Bob Dinneen rallies his troops. Patton would have been proud. It might have been Patton, or it might have been The Godfather — but Renewable Fuels Association CEO Bob Dinneen appears to have definitely been channeling Francis Ford Coppola in a fiery keynote address […]

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Renewable Fuels Association pushes for Domestic Fuels Protection Act

Renewable Fuels Association pushes for Domestic Fuels Protection Act

April 23, 2012 |

In Washington, as the RFA advocates for the Domestic Fuels Protection Act, President and CEO Bob Dinneen has submitted written testimony to the House Energy and Commerce Committee Subcommittee on Environment and Economy in support. “[T]he current regulatory structure provides no pathway to certify existing equipment for anything other than fossil fuels, even when test […]

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State of the Ethanol Industry 2012

State of the Ethanol Industry 2012

February 23, 2012 |

RFA CEO Bob Dinneen comes out swinging at the RFA’s annual shindig. In Florida, the 17th annual National Ethanol Conference will get underway today as 1200 delegates gather in Orlando. First up on the dais, Renewable Fuels Association CEO Bob Dinneen, who will give his annual “State of the Industry” address this morning. Dinneen is […]

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Dinneen — Ethanol: Moving Forward

Dinneen — Ethanol: Moving Forward

[ 7 ] May 13, 2011 |

By Bob Dinneen CEO, Renewable Fuels Association and Digest columnist We are now more than a decade into a new century but you likely wouldn’t know it by listening to the energy debate on Capitol Hill.  Confronted by high gas prices, many lawmakers are clamoring for a drill, baby, drill approach to develop what is […]

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Food and Fuel Debate Important to All Ethanol

Food and Fuel Debate Important to All Ethanol

[ 0 ] March 30, 2011 |

By Biofuels Digest columnist Bob Dinneen CEO, Renewable Fuels Association This week, the U.S. Department of Agriculture will release a couple of very important reports about the supply of corn currently being stored in America as well as the planting intentions of farmers for the upcoming growing season.  No matter the reporting, critics of ethanol […]

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Fate of the Union: 3-point plan for biofuels

Fate of the Union: 3-point plan for biofuels

[ 0 ] January 25, 2011 |

Note to readers: Tonight, President Obama gives the annual State of the Union address, and, following high-profile meetings with Chinese president Hu Jintao, is expected to propose a long-term strategy for federal investment in education, research and infrastructure to match Chinese investment and advances in these areas. Today, we are delighted to welcome Renewable Fuels […]

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