Amid a packed schedule at the National Ethanol Conference in San Diego, news from Washington, D.C. still grabbed the attention of the ethanol industry. This story and more ahead in your weekly news roundup!
Happy New Year! We’re starting off 2017 with a milestone reached by E15 as well as an interesting finding from Hawaiian researchers, whose study has identified two bioenergy crops that store the bulk of their carbon in soil. These stories and more in this year’s first weekly news roundup!
On the heels of last week’s Renewable Fuel Standard news in the U.S., both Canada and Finland announced details about their respective strategies to reach 2030 climate targets. Iowa, meanwhile, may be getting a new 120M-gallon ethanol facility in 2018. Your weekly news roundup is just ahead!
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released the 2017 Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) volume obligations, and the bioenergy sector is happy with what they see. The U.S. Grains Council (USGC) came bearing good news as well, announcing an uptick in both ethanol and grain exports. Get the details ahead in your Think Bioenergy news roundup!