Monthly Archives: March 2013

A Call to Arms to Protect State Renewable Energy Laws and Policies

The war over renewable energy policies at the state level continues on many fronts. The 25x’25 Alliance and its stakeholder partners in each state are working hard to defend the critical policies – renewable portfolio standards, biofuel mandates and renewable … Continue reading

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Study Shows Carbon Sequestration from Corn Production Runs Deep

The ethanol industry has some good news to share. And it comes in an arena where the domestically produced biofuel has often been challenged – carbon sequestration and the life-cycle assessment of ethanol made from corn. A study published by … Continue reading

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The Bayou State Will Benefit from a Beefed-up Biofuels Sector

The following guest blog from Dr. Mike Strain, Commissioner of the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry since 2007, underscores the value of biofuel development at the state level. Louisiana has been a national leader in energy for generations. Our … Continue reading

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Coalition Letters Highlight Role All in Biofuel Supply Chain Can Play in Support of RFS

Letters sent to congressional leaders this week by the Governors’ Biofuels Coalition offer well-articulated and distinct reasons for manufacturers, businesses and vendors along the biofuels supply chain to take a vested interest in the debate occurring on Capitol Hill over … Continue reading

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New Pathways for Land Management Needed to Assure Clean Energy Future

With global demand for food, feed, fiber and energy on the rise, the need for critical ecosystem services like flood control, water filtration, biodiversity and carbon sequestration is even greater. The development of new, renewable energy resources from our nation’s … Continue reading

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Defending Clean Energy Goals and Policies

Renewable energy stakeholders were reminded again in recent weeks that misguided criticism and outright misinformation launched against the nation’s pursuit of a clean energy future must be turned back. Whether it’s the rhetorical and legislative assaults on the federal Renewable … Continue reading

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