Blog For Tag "ethanol"

  • China Announced 10 Percent Ethanol-Gasoline Blending Rate

    posted by S. Patricia Batres-Marquez on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 China is the fourth largest producer and consumer of ethanol after the United States, Brazil, and the European Union. China's ethanol gasoline blend rate averaged 2.6 percent from 2008 to 2016, with ethanol consumption ranging from 594 million gallons in 2008 to 1.010 billion gallons in 2016.

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  • Ethanol Leads Credit Generation for California Low Carbon Fuel Standard

    posted by S. Patricia Batres-Marquez on Thursday, July 06, 2017 The Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) is a regulatory framework adopted by California to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the state. The program encourages the use and production of a variety of low-carbon and renewable alternatives such ethanol, biodiesel and renewable diesel, which contribute to the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and replace higher carbon petroleum-based fuels.

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  • Daily Ethanol Prices Analysis

    posted by Jing Tang on Monday, February 13, 2017 We have done an analysis to understand the relationship among monthly average ethanol prices versus ethanol ending stocks, corn prices, and gasoline prices. The major finding was that all of three predictors, i.e., ethanol ending stocks, corn prices, and gasoline prices, have statistically significant influences on monthly average ethanol prices.

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  • U.S. Ethanol Production Sets New Record

    posted by Sampath Jayasinghe on Friday, January 13, 2017 According to the most recent Weekly Ethanol Plant Production report from the Energy Information Administration (EIA), U.S. ethanol production reached 1.049 million barrels per day for the week ending January 6th 2017. Correspondingly, weekly ending stocks of fuel ethanol are at 20.009 million barrels as published by EIA's Weekly Supply Estimates report.

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  • U.S. Ethanol Consumption Sets New Records

    posted by Sampath Jayasinghe on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 The Weekly Petroleum Status Report released November 9, 2016 by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) indicates weekly U.S. refiner and blender net input of fuel ethanol was 923,000 barrels per day for the week ending November 4, 2016. The Weekly Supply Estimates from EIA shows the weekly U.S. product supplied of finished motor gasoline was 9,213,000 barrels per day for the same time period.

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  • U.S. Ethanol Exports

    posted by S. Patricia Batres-Marquez on Tuesday, December 29, 2015 The latest monthly data from USDA/ERS indicates that U.S. ethanol production in September 2015 was 1.2 billion gallons, declining 4% from the previous month, but increasing 3% from a year ago. U.S. domestic ethanol production during the first nine months of 2015 reached a volume of 11.0...

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  • Informing While Learning

    posted by Michelle Mensing on Monday, April 13, 2015 In March, I headed back to Manhattan, KS for my second on-campus session in the Master of Agribusiness program. The week was filled with finals, turning in papers and projects, and doing class presentations. Listening to all of my classmate's research projects and presentations was very interesting...

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  • Price at the Pump May Be Changing in September

    posted by Michelle Mensing on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 A hot topic in Iowa news recently has been the potential gasoline price increases resulting from Magellan Midstream Partners, LP replacing 87 octane with 84 Octane to terminals in Iowa starting this fall. These changes will affect both retailers as well as consumers. The current gasoline options...

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  • National Economic Impact of Ethanol Study Released

    posted by Decision Innovation Solutions on Thursday, March 03, 2011 Recently, John Urbanchuk of Cardno Entrix released his annual assessment of the impact of the ethanol industry. In the past Mr. Urbanchuk has done similar work for the state of Iowa where he has come up with similar results. We at Decision Innovation Solutions agree that the ethanol industry, both...

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