Monthly Archives: August 2016

EPA Failure to Update Lifecycle Assessment Sells Ethanol Benefits Short

News out of EPA last week caught few in the biofuel sector unaware. The agency’s inspector general (IG) issued a report finding EPA had failed to comply with the statutory requirement to provide a report every 3 years to Congress … Continue reading

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Energy Storage Critical to Meeting the 25x'25 Vision

A flurry of activity in the energy storage field – both high profile and relatively low key – could have major implications for renewable energy by giving constancy to the otherwise intermittent nature of sources like wind and solar, and … Continue reading

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DOE Labs Report Touts Role of Mid-Level Ethanol Blends in Fighting Climate Change

A recent report released by three of the DOE national laboratories citing numerous benefits of using high-octane, mid-level ethanol blends in future engines is a welcome development for biofuel advocates and those of us in pursuit of the 25x’25 Vision. … Continue reading

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Upcoming Elections Bear Heavily on Progress to 25x'25 Goal

With the Democratic and Republican conventions behind us and the presidential campaign seriously underway, the job now before us as renewable energy advocates is to continue to advocate for the 25x’25 goal and the enabling polices needed to achieve, and … Continue reading

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