In: Renewable Energy
ND and California Consider Beet Ethanol Plants
- March 28, 2014
Posted March 28, 2014 Companies in North Dakota and California are planning to test the feasibility of raising sugar beets...
Ethanol Groups Petition Supreme Court to Review CA’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard
- March 24, 2014
Posted March 24, 2014 Ethanol groups recently petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court, asking the Court to determine whether California’s low-carbon...
Ethanol Plants See High Profits
- March 20, 2014
Posted March 20, 2014 The average U.S. ethanol plant made $23 million last year, the second-most profitable year on record,...
Lawmaker Introduces Renewable Fuel Infrastructure Bill
- February 20, 2014
Posted February 20, 2014 U.S. Representative Dave Loebsack (D-IA) recently introduced legislation that would establish a grant program for investment...
Wind Farm Owner Sues Duke Energy
- January 8, 2014
Posted January 8, 2014 The owner of an Indiana wind farm recently filed a lawsuit against Duke Energy Indiana Inc.,...
Ethanol Industry Highlights RFS Success with New Report
- January 2, 2014
Posted January 2, 2014 The Renewable Fuels Association recently released a report citing the successes of the Renewable Fuel Standard...
Iowa Ethanol Company Fined $10,000 for Fish Kill
- December 16, 2013
Posted December 16, 2013 Golden Grain Energy, an Iowa ethanol company has been fined $10,000 by the Iowa Department of...
Senators Introduce “Corn Ethanol Mandate Elimination Act”
- December 13, 2013
Posted December 13, 2013 On Thursday, Senators Diane Feinstein (D-CA), Tom Coburn (R-OK), and Kay Hagan (D-NC) introduced a bill...
Rule Extends Permit Length for Accidental Wind Farm Eagle Kills
- December 12, 2013
Posted December 12, 2013 The Department of the Interior recently released a final rule which extends the length of permits...
Wind Energy Company Agrees to Pay $1 Million in Fines
- December 2, 2013
December 2, 2013 A wind energy company has pleaded guilty to killing birds in violation of the federal Migratory Bird...
EPA Proposes 2014 RFS, Reduces Biofuel Requirement
- November 20, 2013
Posted November 20, 2013 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently released its proposed 2014 Renewable Fuel Standards (RFS), reducing...
Ethanol Producers Await EPA Ruling on 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard
- November 14, 2013
Posted November 14, 2013 Biofuel producers and gasoline refiners are anxiously awaiting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) release...
USDA Invests in Research to Convert Beetle-Killed Trees into Biofuel
- November 13, 2013
Posted November 13, 2013 USDA recently announced an award of almost $10 million to a consortium of academic, industry and...
USDA Announces $181 for Advanced Biofuels Projects
- October 23, 2013
Posted October 23, 2013 Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack, announced the availability of $181 million to develop commercial-scale biorefineries or...
NALC Resource: State Law Clearinghouse
- October 22, 2013
Posted October 22, 2013 The State Law Clearinghouse, available here, is a free resource provided by the National Agricultural Law...
Stabenow Urges Review: Possible Manipulation of Renewable Fuels Market
- September 30, 2013
Posted September 30, 2013 Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Chairwoman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, called...
Ninth Circuit Issues Opinion in CA Low Carbon Fuel Standard Case
- September 27, 2013
Posted September 27, 2013 In Rocky Mountain Farmers Union v. Corey, et al., No. 12-15135 (9th Cir. Sept. 18, 2013),...