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Opposition to unilateral move to lift E15 restrictions is strong — and with good reason

Twenty senators delivered a letter to President Trump yesterday firmly stating their opposition to rumored regulatory action to expand the sale of E15 fuel. In an effort to address concerns related to the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)...

/ October 5, 2018

On National Manufacturing Day, Industry Job Growth Holds Strong

As American manufacturers champion their contributions to economic competitiveness and product innovation today, the industry has yet another reason to celebrate – U.S. manufacturing employment is still on the rise. Marking National Manufacturing Day (Friday, October 5th), the latest U.S....

/ October 5, 2018

Correcting the record on false claims of “demand destruction”

As biofuel producers know very well, ethanol is a highly valued octane booster that can depend on market demand, not mandated consumption, for its competitive edge. Government data and independent analyses underscore this fact, confirming that small refinery compliance exemptions...

/ September 27, 2018

As U.S. takes no. 1 spot in crude oil production, infrastructure lags

The United States’ energy renaissance is still on the upswing, breaking records and growing the American economy. But the infrastructure to transport and move the energy produced needs to catch up. From 2010 to 2016, the U.S. saw a nearly...

/ September 24, 2018