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November 9, 2015

New biofuels eliminate need for blending with petroleum fuels

May 28, 2015

Renewables share of U.S. energy consumption highest since 1930s

May 18, 2015

Nonpetroleum share of transportation energy at highest level since 1954

May 13, 2015

Corn ethanol yields continue to improve

March 26, 2015

U.S. ethanol exports in 2014 reach highest level since 2011

March 20, 2015

U.S. biodiesel and renewable diesel imports decline 36% in 2014

March 13, 2015

Total energy subsidies decline since 2010, with changes in support across fuel types

February 23, 2015

Higher RIN prices support continued ethanol blending despite lower gasoline prices

November 13, 2014

Rail shipments of oil and petroleum products through October up 13% over year-ago period

October 27, 2014

Increasing ethanol use has reduced the average energy content of retail motor gasoline

September 5, 2014

Commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol plant opens

July 25, 2014

Biofuels are included in latest U.S. Navy fuel procurement

May 5, 2014

U.S. ethanol imports from Brazil down in 2013

May 2, 2014

U.S. biomass-based diesel imports increase to record levels in 2013

April 3, 2014

Rail congestion, cold weather raise ethanol spot prices

March 18, 2014

Biofuels production drives growth in overall biomass energy use over past decade

March 7, 2014

E85 fueling station availability is increasing

March 5, 2014

Ethanol producers benefiting from higher margins for distillers grains

December 13, 2013

Abundant 2013 corn harvest boosts ethanol production

November 21, 2013

EPA issues proposed rule for the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard

October 10, 2013

New-vehicle fuel economy continues to increase

October 7, 2013

Ethanol blending provides another proxy for gasoline demand

September 19, 2013

E85 motor fuel is increasingly price-competitive with gasoline in parts of the Midwest

August 14, 2013

EPA finalizes Renewable Fuel Standard for 2013; additional adjustments expected in 2014

July 31, 2013

U.S. biodiesel production reached a record level in May 2013

June 13, 2013

What caused the run-up in ethanol RIN prices during early 2013?

June 5, 2013

U.S. ethanol production and the Renewable Fuel Standard RIN bank

June 3, 2013

RINs and RVOs are used to implement the Renewable Fuel Standard

March 11, 2013

Ethanol producers respond to market conditions

February 26, 2013

Cellulosic biofuels begin to flow but in lower volumes than foreseen by statutory targets

January 31, 2013

2012 Brief: U.S. ethanol prices and production lower compared to 2011

October 18, 2012

Biofuels markets face blending constraints and other challenges

August 30, 2012

Drought has significant effect on corn crop condition, projected ethanol production

August 6, 2012

Biodiesel demand estimates now provided in petroleum supply and demand balances

June 27, 2012

Extension and expansion of efficiency programs could reduce U.S. total energy usage

May 7, 2012

EIA publishes monthly biodiesel production data for 2010 and 2011

April 30, 2012

Access to alternative transportation fuel stations varies across the lower 48 states

March 6, 2012

Record U.S. ethanol exports in 2011 help offset Brazil's production decline

January 26, 2012

Domestic supply of liquid fuels projected to increase, resulting in fewer imports

January 24, 2012

U.S. energy use projected to grow slowly and become less carbon-intensive

January 23, 2012

EIA issues AEO2012 Early Release

December 8, 2011

Gasoline with higher ethanol content getting closer to U.S. drivers' fuel tanks

November 30, 2011

EIA releases U.S. fuel ethanol production capacity data

November 9, 2011

Use of U.S. wind and biofuels on the rise

September 14, 2011

Growth slows in U.S. ethanol production and consumption

August 11, 2011

Consumption of alternative transportation fuels held steady in 2009

August 10, 2011

Number of alternative fuel vehicles in vehicle fleets increased in 2009

May 3, 2011

Continuation and expansion of efficiency programs could mitigate carbon dioxide emissions

March 31, 2011

Reduced carbon intensity of corn ethanol may increase its consumption in California

March 25, 2011

Electricity systems adjust operations to growing wind power output

March 9, 2011

Growth in liquids production puts Brazil on world energy stage

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