Biofuel http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6371/more en USDA announces grants this week to stimulate bioeconomy http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/usda-announces-grants-week-stimulate-bioeconomy <div class="node-body blog-body"> Since the Advanced Biofuel Payment Program's inception, USDA has made more than $280 million in payments that have helped support production of more than 5.8 billion gallons of advanced biofuel and the equivalent of more than 58 billion kilowatt hours of electric energy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/usda-announces-grants-week-stimulate-bioeconomy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/usda-announces-grants-week-stimulate-bioeconomy#comments Biofuel Ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 05 Dec 2014 16:58:00 +0000 74671 at http://farmindustrynews.com EPA postpones finalizing 2014 renewable volume obligations in RFS until 2015 http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/epa-postpones-finalizing-2014-renewable-volume-obligations-rfs-until-2015 <div class="node-body blog-body"> EPA looks to getting back on the annual statutory timeline by addressing 2014, 2015 and 2016 standards in the next calendar year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/epa-postpones-finalizing-2014-renewable-volume-obligations-rfs-until-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/epa-postpones-finalizing-2014-renewable-volume-obligations-rfs-until-2015#comments Biofuel Ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:05:00 +0000 74251 at http://farmindustrynews.com Uncertainty clouds the future of biofuels http://farmindustrynews.com/biofuel/uncertainty-clouds-future-biofuels <div class="node-body article-body">EPA delays its ROV decision in the Renewable Fuel Standard for 2014. The uncertainty has impacted the biodiesel industry, too. EPA’s slow move on the renewable fuel standard is creating uncertainty. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/biofuel/uncertainty-clouds-future-biofuels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/biofuel/uncertainty-clouds-future-biofuels#comments Biofuel Biodiesel Mon, 03 Nov 2014 16:45:00 +0000 73371 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Rising use of biodiesel is hampered by uncertainty over rules from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.</p> National Biodiesel Board Economy has benefited significantly from RFS, Fuels America reports http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/economy-has-benefited-significantly-rfs-fuels-america-reports <div class="node-body blog-body">To see the impact of the RFS in your state and Congressional district, visit <a href="http://www.fuelsamerica.org/pages/fuels_america_releases_new_footprint_anaylsis" title="http://www.fuelsamerica.org/pages/fuels_america_releases_new_footprint_anaylsis">http://www.fuelsamerica.org/pages/fuels_america_releases_new_footprint_a...</a>.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/economy-has-benefited-significantly-rfs-fuels-america-reports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/economy-has-benefited-significantly-rfs-fuels-america-reports#comments Biofuel Ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:30:00 +0000 72741 at http://farmindustrynews.com Industry letters to President Obama underscore importance of RFS targets http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/industry-letters-president-obama-underscore-importance-rfs-targets <div class="node-body blog-body">"The impact would be equivalent to adding 7 new coal fired power plants or cancelling every wind farm project currently under construction in the United States.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/industry-letters-president-obama-underscore-importance-rfs-targets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/industry-letters-president-obama-underscore-importance-rfs-targets#comments Biofuel Biodiesel Farm Industry News Blog Thu, 29 May 2014 16:24:00 +0000 71171 at http://farmindustrynews.com More than half of biodiesel producers idle production http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/more-half-biodiesel-producers-idle-production <div class="node-body blog-body">Biodiesel producers have idled production in the face of a weak RFS proposal.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/more-half-biodiesel-producers-idle-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/more-half-biodiesel-producers-idle-production#comments Biofuel Fuel Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 16 May 2014 15:03:00 +0000 71031 at http://farmindustrynews.com Cellulosic ethanol facilities begin production this year http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/cellulosic-ethanol-facilities-begin-production-year <div class="node-body blog-body">If the volume requirements for biofuels are reduced and the country continues its reliance on Canadian oil sands, increases in greenhouse gases will be unavoidable.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/cellulosic-ethanol-facilities-begin-production-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/cellulosic-ethanol-facilities-begin-production-year#comments Biofuel Cellulosic ethanol Farm Industry News Blog Tue, 29 Apr 2014 21:13:00 +0000 70761 at http://farmindustrynews.com Biodiesel industry turns to corn oil http://farmindustrynews.com/biofuel/biodiesel-industry-turns-corn-oil <div class="node-body article-body">Movement to pull corn oil out as a co-product of ethanol production offers income potential for plants and a closer tie between ethanol and biodiesel.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/biofuel/biodiesel-industry-turns-corn-oil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/biofuel/biodiesel-industry-turns-corn-oil#comments Biofuel Business Tue, 29 Apr 2014 18:31:00 +0000 70751 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Companies like FEC Solutions provide truck, rail and logistical support to ethanol plants looking to marketing distillers corn oil.</p> Photo credit: FEC Solutions Biodiesel’s future muddied by EPA’s RFS proposal http://farmindustrynews.com/biofuel/biodiesel-s-future-muddied-epa-s-rfs-proposal <div class="node-body article-body">The Renewable Fuels Standard could cut biodiesel demand by 40%. Grassroots pressure on the EPA and Congress is needed through the spring. Tax incentive helps more than farmers, as rural communities benefit, too.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/biofuel/biodiesel-s-future-muddied-epa-s-rfs-proposal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/biofuel/biodiesel-s-future-muddied-epa-s-rfs-proposal#comments Biofuel Fuel Mon, 07 Apr 2014 18:24:00 +0000 70471 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Could this handy biodiesel pump be a thing of the past? If the current Renewable Fuels Standard goes through as proposed, the future of pumps like this is dim.</p> United Soybean Board Erin go biodiesel http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/erin-go-biodiesel <div class="node-body blog-body">You could say that these green fleets transporting green beer truly exemplify “the wearing of the green.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/farm-industry-news-blog">Farm Industry News Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/erin-go-biodiesel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/erin-go-biodiesel#comments Biofuel Biodiesel Farm Industry News Blog Fri, 14 Mar 2014 16:32:00 +0000 70181 at http://farmindustrynews.com