Elections aside, the U.S. government is in the news for reasons wholly related to bioenergy, from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to the White House itself. Keep reading for the biggest stories to break in bioenergy news this week!
Fuel ethanol’s role in the fight against climate change
Capitalizing on the financial power of renewable energy: COP22
Novozymes launches foam control for sugarcane ethanol
India’s government is setting its sights on increased ethanol use in a big way, and the U.S. Grains Council is seeking to double the U.S.’s ethanol exports. Read on for these stories and more in our weekly news roundup!
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing large-scale changes to the renewable fuel standard (RFS) — changes that would improve the availability of higher ethanol fuel blends. At the same time, a new white paper is painting the RFS itself in an even more positive light. All this and more in this week’s news roundup!
Americans just pumped a record percentage of fuel ethanol, and new reports show that DDGS exports — especially to Asian countries — are up across the board. Even New York City is making better use of bioenergy, replacing replacing a significant portion of its traditional heating oil with biodiesel. Get all the details in this week’s news roundup!