Tim Albrecht

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April 20, 2018

The Defense Is in the Details

FROM THE MAY ISSUE: Proactive training, knowledgeable operators and even new technologies can mitigate fire risk. READ MORE

April 20, 2018

Canadian biofuels report: Ethanol at full capacity, imports up

Canada recently filed its 2017 annual biofuels report with the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service’s Global Information Network, showing Canadian production is at full capacity and imports of ethanol rose in the past year. READ MORE

April 19, 2018

EPA approves efficient producer pathway for Element

The U.S. EPA approved an efficient producer pathway petition from ICM Inc. and The Andersons Inc. for Element LLC in Colwich, Kansas. READ MORE

April 19, 2018

Partners in Production

FROM THE MAY ISSUE: Chemical companies are developing technologies that would create new market opportunities for the ethanol industry. READ MORE

April 17, 2018

Studies: Ethanol reduces toxic emissions, improves air quality

Two recent studies commissioned by the Urban Air Initiative have found that ethanol blends reduce toxic tailpipe emissions by up to 50 percent, significantly improving air quality and protecting the health of the public. READ MORE

April 12, 2018

EPA gives North Dakota power to regulate underground CO2 storage

North Dakota became the first state to receive federal approval to regulate underground storage of carbon dioxide April 10. The approval puts North Dakota in control of carbon storage within its boarders and is expected to benefit ethanol producers. READ MORE

March 21, 2018

The Integrity Initiative

FROM THE APRIL ISSUE: Predictive maintenance, active management and proper use of inspection results keep a plant on track. READ MORE

March 19, 2018

Cleanliness is Quality

FROM THE APRIL ISSUE: Ignoring proper bin maintenance, such as cleaning and full material removal, reduces storage capacity and product quality. READ MORE

March 12, 2018

Nominations open for 2018 Ethanol Producer Awards

Ethanol Producer Magazine, in conjunction with the International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo, has opened nominations for the 2018 Ethanol Producer Awards, including five new award categories. Nominations are due March 30. READ MORE

February 23, 2018

ACE talks opportunities, challenges for ethanol demand in 2018

The American Coalition for Ethanol hosted a webinar Feb. 20 titled “Opportunities and Challenges to Increasing Ethanol Demand in 2018.” The webinar focused on ACE initiatives designed to ensure ethanol continues to grow in the U.S. READ MORE