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Minnesota Biofuels director frustrated by EPA GREET delay

The director of the Minnesota Biofuels Association is frustrated EPA delayed updates to certain transportation emission standards. Brian Werner tells Brownfield the agency missed a self-imposed March 1st deadline to announce an updated Greenhouse Gases, Regulated Emissions, and Energy Use in Transportation, or GREET... Read More.

Energizing Demand for Soy-based Biofuels

Soybean producers have a bright future in the renewable fuels space. On this week’s episode of Seeds of Success, a leader with the Iowa Soybean Association says demand for soy-based biofuels continues to rise as states set targets and incentives for lowering greenhouse gas... Read More.

Biofuels center plate at Bacon Brunch

Indiana agricultural organizations prioritized the need for a state biofuel tax incentive during Monday’s Bacon Bar and Brunch with lawmakers at the statehouse. Marshall County farmer Joe Stoller recently testified in support HB 1315 and tells Brownfield it would provide a tax credit for... Read More.

Skor: Biofuels must play big role in Biden admin’s climate goals

The CEO of Growth Energy says the Biden administration’s push for electric vehicles could threaten low-carbon fuel options. Speaking at the organization’s executive leadership conference Thursday, Emily Skor said EV mandates aren’t the only answer to reducing emissions. “The current proposal reflects a dogmatic... Read More.

Skor sees vibrant future for biofuels

The CEO of Growth Energy says the future is bright for low-carbon fuels. Emily Skor tells Brownfield the renewable fuels industry has made significant progress in recent years. “We have done really good work to make sure that we’ve got a strong Renewable Fuel... Read More.

GOP candidates back biofuels at IRFA Summit

Three of the remaining Republican presidential candidates recently made a stop in Iowa to discuss the future of biofuels. Florida Governor Ron DeSantis says E15 needs to be made permanently available year-round. “Why do you have to stop doing that once you hit a... Read More.

Would EV mandates disrupt biofuels production?

Electric vehicle mandates and the impact on the future of biofuels was a key discussion point at Thursday’s Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit in Altoona, Iowa. Monte Shaw with the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association says the biofuels industry is entering a new era of dramatic... Read More.