E15 Extravaganza

E15 Extravaganza

Summer’s just around the corner, and you know what that means… Swimming pools, barbecues, and more corn in your gas tank. On Tuesday, President Biden made his way to an ethanol plant in Iowa and made a big announcement: “I love corn. I just love it. We should use it...
A Mixed Bag for Biofuels

A Mixed Bag for Biofuels

Prices at the pump have been an ouchie lately for consumers. The seven-year high in gas prices is felt across the nation, spurred by how little we needed fuel in 2020 (for obvious reasons). And on the biofuel front, the drop in demand and the increase in cost of...
Biofuel Blending Brawl

Biofuel Blending Brawl

Several U.S. oil refiners have racked up a whopping $1.6 billion deficit in biofuel credits. And much to the chagrin of ethanol advocates, rumor has it that President Biden may let them off the hook. Refresher: The U.S. Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) requires oil...
A Biofuel Boom?

A Biofuel Boom?

Soybean oil demand is skyrocketing, and bean processors are pulling out their “Go Green” stickers and gearing up for what they believe will be a biodiesel boom. Refresher: The Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) is scheduled to reset in 2022, and the EPA has the authority...