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September 29, 2017
Trump told Iowa he'd save ethanol. His EPA chief has other ideas
As he sought votes during last year's Iowa caucuses, candidate Donald Trump courted farmers with praise for ethanol and promises that he would...
September 29, 2017 - 7:06am
September 25, 2017
New bill pushes to allow greater ethanol blends
DICKINSON, N.D.—Corn and oil may sound like an unpleasant cocktail, but blending ethanol and gasoline has resulted in savings for consumers...
September 25, 2017 - 6:21pm
August 8, 2017
Trump might start trade war with Brazil over ethanol imports
President Donald Trump's America First rhetoric is doing no favors for U.S. ethanol producers, who are hoping to avoid a trade fight with fuel...
August 8, 2017 - 4:48pm
July 7, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Trump biofuel decision draws mixed reaction
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans in Congress generally applauded the Trump administration's announcement about the amount of biofuels that must be...
July 7, 2017 - 1:33pm
April 10, 2017
Tharaldson hits billionth gallon of ethanol, announces expansion
CASSELTON, N.D. — Tharaldson Ethanol quietly marked its 1 billionth gallon of fuel ethanol production last week. The company also announced...
April 10, 2017 - 11:30am
March 15, 2017
New, safer U.S. rail cars gather dust even as ethanol trains grow longer
NEW YORK -- While crossing a small wooden bridge in northwestern Iowa last Thursday, March 9, 20 rail tank cars in a mile-long train transporting...
March 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
March 13, 2017
Potential RFS changes upset biofuels industries
WASHINGTON — Rumors of potential changes to the Renewable Fuel Standard are creating some concerns in the biofuels industries. Renewable Fuels Association President and CEO Bob Dinneen has reported a White House official told him a coming executive order would move the "point...
March 13, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 10, 2017
Ethanol train derails, bursts into flames in Iowa
NEW YORK -- More than two dozen tank cars hauling ethanol derailed Friday morning, March 10, in northwestern Iowa, causing some to catch fire and sending an unknown volume of the biofuel into a nearby creek, according to the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board. There were no...
March 10, 2017 - 1:40pm
February 28, 2017
White House denies Trump order on biofuels program, sows market confusion
The White House on Tuesday, Feb. 28, denied that President Donald Trump planned to issue an executive order to change the national biofuels program,...
February 28, 2017 - 3:24pm
February 19, 2017
Gas prices expected to make springtime increase soon
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Gasoline prices soon are expected to make their annual springtime jump, which likely will bring them to this year's highest...
February 19, 2017 - 5:37pm
January 21, 2017
Minnesota's alternative fuel options grew in 2016
ST. PAUL—Alternative vehicle fuel options continued to rise in Minnesota last year. The American Lung Association in Minnesota reported...
January 21, 2017 - 3:45am
December 24, 2016
Capitol Chatter: Ludeman back as top Senate administrator
ST. PAUL—A former southwestern Minnesota Republican politician is slated to become the chief administrative state Senate official. If...
December 24, 2016 - 9:25am
August 3, 2016
Clinton campaign studying alternative to U.S. ethanol mandate
WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO—Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's campaign has solicited advice from California regulators on...
August 3, 2016 - 12:16pm
July 23, 2016
Developers plan ethanol plant near Jamestown
JAMESTOWN, N.D.—A group of developers has plans to make ethanol from the stalks and leaves of North Dakota corn plants and wheat straw....
July 23, 2016 - 7:11pm
July 20, 2016
Ethanol in the tank? Most drivers don't really care
NEW YORK—U.S. farming and oil lobbies have spent over a decade battling over a government program that requires that renewable fuels are...
July 20, 2016 - 2:38pm