Tag: RFA

RFA slams NWF-funded RFS study by University of Wisconsin–Madison

RFA slams NWF-funded RFS study by University of Wisconsin–Madison

February 16, 2022 |

In Wisconsin, research led by the University of Wisconsin–Madison and funded by the National Wildlife Federation assessed the environmental impacts of corn ethanol and the policy that governs it, using a combination of econometric analyses, land use data and biophysical modeling. In keeping with their previous “research” on biofuels and the RFS, the RFA says […]

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New RFA reports summarize 2021 ethanol, distillers grains trade

New RFA reports summarize 2021 ethanol, distillers grains trade

February 13, 2022 |

In Washington, D.C., U.S. exports of ethanol and distillers grains showed resilience in 2021 as the global economy continued to confront the COVID pandemic and supply chain challenges, according to a pair of new statistical reports released by the Renewable Fuels Association. The annual reports—now in their eighth year—provide industry advocates, policymakers, news media and […]

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RFA working with Hauk Designs on E85 ATV

RFA working with Hauk Designs on E85 ATV

February 7, 2022 |

In Washington, in the wake of a successful flex-fuel Jeep Wrangler project, the Renewable Fuels Association is once again working with Hauk Designs on a new project that takes higher blends of ethanol to new places. This year, RFA and the Missouri Corn Merchandising Council are working together on a new Can-Am X3 project running on […]

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Ethanol production up 11.2% same week last year but 3.7% less than two years ago

Ethanol production up 11.2% same week last year but 3.7% less than two years ago

February 6, 2022 |

In Washington, D.C., ethanol production increased by 6,000 barrels per day (b/d), or 0.6%, to 1.041 million b/d, equivalent to 43.72 million gallons daily, according to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. Production was 11.2% more than the same week last year, which was affected by the pandemic, but 3.7% less than the […]

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Ethanol production up 10.0% same week last year and 0.6% above two years ago

Ethanol production up 10.0% same week last year and 0.6% above two years ago

January 30, 2022 |

In Washington, D.C., ethanol production scaled back by 17,000 barrels per day (b/d), or 1.7%, to 1.035 million b/d, equivalent to 43.47 million gallons daily, according to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. Production was 10.9% above the same week last year, which was affected by the pandemic, and 0.6% more than the […]

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Ethanol production up 11.4% same week last year and .4% above two years ago

Ethanol production up 11.4% same week last year and .4% above two years ago

January 23, 2022 |

In Washington, D.C., ethanol production rebounded by 46,000 barrels per day (b/d), or 4.7%, to 1.053 million b/d, equivalent to 44.23 million gallons daily, according to the Renewable Fuels Association. According to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. Production was 11.4% above the same week last year, which was affected by the pandemic, […]

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Ethanol production 6.9% above same week last year, but 8.1% below two years ago

Ethanol production 6.9% above same week last year, but 8.1% below two years ago

January 16, 2022 |

In Washington, D.C., ethanol production scaled back by 42,000 barrels per day (b/d), or 4.0%, to 1.006 million b/d, equivalent to 42.25 million gallons daily, according to the Renewable Fuels Association. Production was 6.9% above the same week last year, which was affected by the pandemic, but 8.1% less than the same week two years […]

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November U.S. ethanol exports leapt to 10-month high

November U.S. ethanol exports leapt to 10-month high

January 9, 2022 |

In Washington, D.C., U.S. ethanol exports in November ballooned to 149.4 million gallons (mg), up 43%, due in part to the largest volume of undenatured fuel ethanol exports since March 2020, according to the Renewable Fuels Association. November was the first time in six months that the U.S. did not log foreign ethanol imports. Year-to-date […]

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RFA tells EPA 2020 RVO proposal sets “dangerous precedent”

RFA tells EPA 2020 RVO proposal sets “dangerous precedent”

January 4, 2022 |

In Washington, in a virtual hearing on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed renewable volume obligations for 2020 through 2022, Renewable Fuels Association President and CEO Geoff Cooper noted that EPA’s proposal marks “an important and long-awaited step toward restoring order, integrity and stability to the Renewable Fuel Standard program.” However, Cooper noted in his […]

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Ethanol weekly production up 0.8%, 13.4% above same week last year

Ethanol weekly production up 0.8%, 13.4% above same week last year

January 2, 2022 |

In Washington, D.C., ethanol production expanded by 8,000 barrels per day (b/d), or 0.8%, to 1.059 million b/d, equivalent to 44.48 million gallons daily, according to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. Production was 13.4% above the same week last year, which was affected by the pandemic but 0.7% less than the same […]

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