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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.

GREET model, year-round E15 focus of ACE Washington DC visits

Ethanol leaders are in Washington DC urging the EPA to move forward on the updated GREET model and year-round E15. Brian Jennings with the American Coalition for Ethanol says the industry needs the updated Greenhouse Gases, Regulated Emissions, and Energy Use in Transportation or... Read More.

Grassley disappointed in GREET modification delay

U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley is disappointed EPA delayed the release of modeling the agency will use to measure greenhouse gas emissions from jet fuel. The Iowa Republican tells Brownfield he’s not sure why an announcement on GREET revisions was pushed back. “I don’t have a... Read More.

Corn growers eager to see GREET model updates

Updates to the Greenhouse Gases, Regulated Emissions and Energy Use in Technologies or GREET lifecycle model are expected later this week and National Corn Growers Association president Harold Wolle tells Brownfield… “Ag Secretary Vilsack and EPA Administrator Regan will be at the Commodity Classic... Read More.

A near-seasonal weather pattern to greet the New Year for most of the Heartland

Looking ahead, the 6- to 10-day outlook calls for the likelihood of near- or above-normal temperatures nationwide, except for cooler-than-normal conditions in the Southeast.  Meanwhile, near- or below-normal precipitation throughout the northern half of the U.S. should contrast with wetter-than-normal weather across the South,... Read More.