Fuels

U.S. petroleum product exports continue to increase

According to recently-released figures from the Energy Information Administration, total U.S. petroleum product exports continued to rise in 2015, jumping by 467,000 barrels per day (bpd) to 4.3 million bpd.

/ March 28, 2016

The Federal Government and States Regulate Several Fuel Parameters

I discussed oxygenated gasoline in a recent blog. However, there are more regulated fuel parameters.

/ February 1, 2016

New Annual Meeting Sessions in 2016

The petrochemical and petroleum refining industries are always in flux. Whether it is new supplies like oil sands-derived synthetic crudes or tight oil crudes and condensates; new technologies like modelling enabled by advanced-computing power; improved sensor technologies; or new market...

/ January 8, 2016

New USDA Primer on the Use of Ethanol as a Transportation Fuel

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has recently released an informative report, U.S. Ethanol: An Examination of Policy, Production, Use, Distribution, and Market Interactions. It includes chapters authored by staff at the Energy Information Administration and Iowa State University, as well...

/ November 3, 2015