Monthly Archives: May 2014

Attacks on Renewable Energy Standards Must be Met with a Unified Front

The Cincinnati Enquirer over the weekend ran an op-ed from 25x’25 leaders Bill Richards and Fred Yoder challenging Ohio Gov. John Kasich to reject legislation that would freeze, weaken – and maybe kill – a state renewable energy and energy … Continue reading

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Biofuels Forum Underscores Increased Emission Benefits from Ethanol

Ethanol’s role in the reduction of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions was underscored this week in a forum of biofuel value chain partners, conservation and greenhouse gas experts organized by the 25x’25 Alliance at the request of the Energy Future Coalition. … Continue reading

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Thick-Skinned: The Resiliency of Pro-Renewable Policies in the States

The following is a guest blog written by Kyle McGinness, a communications associate with the American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE). It first appeared on ACORE’s website May 20. “If at first you don’t succeed, dust yourself off and try … Continue reading

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Dairy Innovation Honorees Reflect Industry Drive toward Clean Energy, Efficiency

The dairy industry this week recognized a number of its members for their commitment to stewardship and sustainability. It’s a show of appreciation that the 25x’25 Alliance would like to extend to the entire industry for its efforts to reduce … Continue reading

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Ag Census Demonstrates Real Growth in Renewables from Farms and Ranches

The mission of the 25x’25 Alliance has been consistent since its inception 10 years ago: promote to policy makers and regulators the role of farms, ranches and forestlands in developing clean, sustainable sources of energy to help meet a growing … Continue reading

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Policy Makers, Regulators Need All of the Facts on ILUC

Indirect land use change (ILUC) has been finding its way regularly into the global biofuels discussion lately. The concept that the growth of feedstocks for biofuels is taking up food-crop acreage that must be replaced by converting non-food cropland in … Continue reading

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