News stories this week point to U.S. ethanol export opportunities with Brazil, while further cooperation between U.S. corn farmers and ethanol producers looks like a win-win for everyone. Those stories, plus a new report finds there’s more than enough biomass for biofuels, without affecting global food supply.
As we cruise through the holiday season toward the new year, there are reasons for farmers and ethanol producers alike to be optimistic. Let’s take a look at a couple of those reasons today, along with a letter from Novozymes’ own Ryan Knight, in this week’s news roundup!
As Canada investigates developing its own clean fuel standard, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced they would be maintaining—or even potentially increasing—the current renewable fuel mandates. Those stories and more in your weekly biofuel news roundup!
This may come as a surprise to some, but new analysis out this week shows that biofuels are still the greener choice compared to electric vehicles. And, as the third round of NAFTA talks wrap up, the U.S. Grains Council (USGC) has an important reminder about what a strong trade partner Canada is for the U.S. biofuels industry.