Tag: EIA

Ethanol plants holding off on maintenance to take advantage of high margins

Ethanol plants holding off on maintenance to take advantage of high margins

September 5, 2022 |

In Washington, Brownfield Ag News reports Energy Information Administration data shows ethanol production last week was below 1 million barrels per day on average for the third week in a row at 970,000 bpd. Strong margins are likely responsible for producers keeping above last year’s production levels by 65,000 bpd as they postpone maintenance closures. […]

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Ethanol plants holding off on maintenance to take advantage of high margins

Ethanol plants holding off on maintenance to take advantage of high margins

September 1, 2022 |

In Washington, Brownfield Ag News reports Energy Information Administration data shows ethanol production last week was below 1 million barrels per day on average for the third week in a row at 970,000 bpd. Strong margins are likely responsible for producers keeping above last year’s production levels by 65,000 bpd as they postpone maintenance closures. […]

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Ethanol production increases but stocks also rise as blending demand falls

Ethanol production increases but stocks also rise as blending demand falls

August 24, 2022 |

In Washington, DTN reports Energy Information Administration data shows ethanol production rose slightly on the week to 987,000 bpd, 5.8% higher than last year, but as the summer driving season came to an end, so did ethanol blending demand which dropped from a one-year high the week prior by 10,000 bpd. As a result, ethanol […]

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Ethanol production fell nearly 4% last week

Ethanol production fell nearly 4% last week

August 17, 2022 |

In Washington, DTN reports Energy Information Administration data reports ethanol production fell to 926,000 barrels per day last week, down nearly 4% from the week prior and the lowest since April. At the same time, blending rose to the highest level seen in a year to 929,000 bpd with increases seen in all regions except […]

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Ethanol production and stocks down on the week

Ethanol production and stocks down on the week

August 10, 2022 |

In Washington, Brownfield Ag News reports Energy Information Administration data shows ethanol production fell slightly to 1.022 million barrels a day from the week prior, down 21,000 barrels, while stocks also fell to to 23.256 million. A year ago, ethanol production was an average of 36,000 barrels per day lower, yet stocks were half a […]

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Ethanol production rises on week

Ethanol production rises on week

August 4, 2022 |

In Washington, Brownfield Ag News reports Energy Information Administration data shows ethanol production rose to an average of 1.043 million a day last week, helping to boost stocks to 23.394 million barrels. Ethanol production was up an average of 22,000 barrels per day from the week before and 30,000 barrels from the same time last […]

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Ethanol production down slightly on the week

Ethanol production down slightly on the week

July 28, 2022 |

In Washington, Brownfield Ag News reports Energy Information Administration data shows ethanol production fell slightly to 1.021 million barrels a day last week but was still 7,000 barrels per day higher than the same period last year. Crush margins remain positive for many producers despite narrowing from previously levels, keeping production output steady. Stocks fell […]

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EIA shows how RINs have soared this year

EIA shows how RINs have soared this year

July 13, 2022 |

In Washington, the Energy Information Administration says prices of renewable identification number (RIN) credits—a compliance mechanism used for the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program administered by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)—have remained high in 2022. So far this year, RINs generated by biomass-based diesel (biodiesel and renewable diesel) production, known as D4 RINs, peaked […]

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Ethanol production up 2% over previous week

Ethanol production up 2% over previous week

June 15, 2022 |

In Washington, D.C., ethanol production rose 2.0% to 1.060 million b/d, equivalent to 44.52 million gallons daily, according to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. Production was 3.4% more than the same week last year and 6.0% above the five-year average for the week. The four-week average ethanol production volume increased 1.7% to […]

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Ethanol production passes 1M barrels per day for first time since April 1

Ethanol production passes 1M barrels per day for first time since April 1

May 26, 2022 |

In Washington, Brownfield Ag News reports Energy Information Administration data shows ethanol production returned to more than a million barrels per day last week for the first time since April 1 at 1.014 million barrels, up 23,000 barrels from the week before. Stocks fell by 79,000 barrels to 23.712 million barrels but were still 4.732 […]

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