July 26, 2014 in Uncategorized
WASHINGTON â The U.S. ethanol industry pushed back on Wednesday against what they called a âone size fits allâ approach to proposed federal rules for shipping fuel by rail, saying regulators must distinguish between the often corn-based biofuel…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
July 20, 2014 in Uncategorized
Itâs hard to catch Becky Pitz without a smile.
The general manager of Mitchellâs Poet plant walks briskly throughout the plant, showcasing the different buildings, machines and processes with evident pride.
âI love what I do. Itâs fun …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
April 21, 2014 in Uncategorized
By Kris Bevill
PIERRE â South Dakota is undergoing a test to determine how to best use ethanol.
Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced last month that the state will incorporate E15 â a fuel blend composed of 15 percent ethanol â into its vehicle…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
April 4, 2014 in Uncategorized
WORTHINGTON â Renewable energy was the main focus during Doug Bervenâs presentation at the Worthington Bio Conference on Friday.
Berven, who has been with POET since 2003 and is now its vice president of corporate affairs, promotes cor…continue reading on dglobe.com
March 29, 2014 in Uncategorized
RICHARDTON â Instead of extracting oil from the ground, one energy business in western North Dakota is using corn grown atop it to produce fuel.
The Red Trail Energy plant in Richardton opened in 2007. It didnât make complete sense then â it w…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
January 30, 2014 in Uncategorized
(Reuters) â Lobbyists opposed to mixing more ethanol in gasoline scored another victory on Wednesday after the U.S. House of Representatives passed a farm bill with a provision removing subsidies for biofuel blending pumps in rural areas.
The pr…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
January 28, 2014 in Uncategorized
By Mikkel Pates
FARGO, N.D. â Crop farmers in the northern corn belt who have benefited from ethanol targets are putting on a push to save the current renewable fuel standard from proposed cuts by the Environmental Protection Agency.
The prop…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
January 22, 2014 in Uncategorized
Ethanol is important in west central Minnesota and across rural America.
That is why it is critical for all citizens to take time to write letters to the federal Environmental Protection Agency by Tuesday, citing their opposition to its proposal to …continue reading on dglobe.com
January 13, 2014 in Uncategorized
By South Dakota Ag Connection
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad announced Monday he will lead a group of state officials from Iowa and the Midwest to host a public hearing allowing citizens outside of Washington, D.C., the opportunity to testify about Rene…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
December 23, 2013 in Uncategorized
By South Dakota AgConnection
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad has brought together a bipartisan group of six governors to sign on to a letter to President Barack Obama, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy and U.S. Secretary of Agri…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com