USA: ACE leads discussion with fuel retailers at ICGA event
DATE 6May 2019

American Coalition for Ethanol Senior Vice President and Market Development Director Ron Lamberty moderated a panel discussion among flex fuel and E15 retailers, and a retail equipment sales and service provider May 2 at the Indiana Corn Growers Association High Octane Fuel Summit at the Dallara IndyCar Factory in Speedway, Indiana.

USA: Canada invests $11.2 million to support bioproducts development
DATE 6May 2019

The Canadian government announced April 25 a federal investment of up to $11.2 million to the Bioproducts Cluster under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership in an effort to help provide opportunities for farmers and grow the clean economy. According to Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, the cluster will include an additional $10.9 million in contributions from industry,… Read More »

USA: Letter asks EPA to use RFS reset rule to lower ethanol RVOs
DATE 6May 2019

A group of 15 senators, led by Sen. Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., sent a letter to U.S. EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler April 30 asking him to use the agency’s upcoming Renewable Fuel Standard reset rule to limit future renewable volume obligations (RVOs) for conventional biofuel to less than 10 percent of projected gasoline demand. In response… Read More »

India: Sweet year ahead-Sugar sector outlook turns positive for next season
DATE 6May 2019

The beleaguered domestic sugar sector, bogged down by mounting sugarcane areas and market glut, is looking at ‘sweeter’ times next season (2019-20) over projected lower sugarcane crop coupled with higher diversion of the crop for ethanol manufacturing.

India: Sugar faces supply pressure
DATE 6May 2019

As many as 100 sugar mills are in operation as on April 30, 2019. And these mills together have produced 32.11 million tonne of sugar between October 2018 and April this year, that is, in the first eight months of the ongoing marketing year. It is not a tall order, therefore, to touch a new… Read More »