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May 28, 2024

U.S. biodiesel imports have doubled since 2022 due to low prices in Europe

April 25, 2024

Low U.S. distillate consumption reflects slow economic activity and biofuel substitution

April 4, 2024

EIA now publishes interregional renewable diesel rail shipment data

February 27, 2024

Biomass-based diesel and ethanol compliance credit prices decline 45% from start of year

October 24, 2023

Market prices for Renewable Fuel Standard credits are falling

September 5, 2023

In 2023, U.S. renewable diesel production capacity surpassed biodiesel production capacity

July 20, 2023

Almost all U.S. renewable diesel is consumed in California; most isn’t made there

July 10, 2023

Biofuels are displacing petroleum-based distillate fuel oil consumption on the West Coast

June 29, 2023

Nonfossil fuel energy sources accounted for 21% of U.S. energy consumption in 2022

February 2, 2023

Domestic renewable diesel capacity could more than double through 2025

August 22, 2022

Most U.S. fuel ethanol production capacity at the start of 2022 was in the Midwest

August 8, 2022

Energy production declined by record amounts in several states in 2020

July 1, 2022

Fossil fuel sources accounted for 79% of U.S. consumption of primary energy in 2021

March 24, 2022

EIA projects U.S. renewable diesel supply to surpass biodiesel in AEO2022

February 28, 2022

EIA adds new forecasts of renewable diesel and other biofuels to Short-Term Energy Outlook

November 19, 2021

EIA expands data coverage of biofuels in our Monthly Energy Review

September 13, 2021

EIA releases plant-level U.S. biofuels production capacity data

July 1, 2021

Nonfossil fuel sources accounted for 21% of U.S. energy consumption in 2020

June 16, 2021

The United States consumed a record amount of renewable energy in 2020

June 2, 2021

Agricultural feedstock costs drive RIN prices to all-time highs

May 4, 2021

U.S. imports of biomass-based diesel increased 12% in 2020

October 30, 2020

U.S. biodiesel production capacity declined slightly in 2019

October 19, 2020

The United States consumed a record amount of renewable energy in 2019

August 18, 2020

Early 2020 data show U.S. biodiesel production levels largely unchanged since 2019

July 24, 2020

EIA now estimates biodiesel production and consumption by state

June 8, 2020

U.S. fuel ethanol production and inventory changes have largely followed motor gasoline

June 2, 2020

Renewable diesel drives growth in 2019 biomass-based diesel imports

May 1, 2020

U.S. ethanol exports fell for the first time in four years in 2019

March 9, 2020

EIA projects U.S. biofuel production to slowly increase through 2050

December 19, 2019

EIA Product Highlight: Plant-level biodiesel production capacity

October 25, 2019

EPA refinery exemptions reduced renewable fuel blending requirements in 2018

September 20, 2019

Increase in U.S. fuel ethanol production capacity slows

September 16, 2019

EIA releases plant-level U.S. biodiesel production capacity data

August 29, 2019

EIA introduces redesigned Energy Explained resource

August 8, 2019

Rising corn prices and oversupply push ethanol operating margins to multiyear lows

July 16, 2019

New EPA ruling expands sale of 15% ethanol blended motor gasoline

May 7, 2019

Soybean oil comprises a larger share of domestic biodiesel production

April 30, 2019

U.S. biomass-based diesel imports down for second consecutive year in 2018

April 24, 2019

The United States exported a record volume of ethanol in 2018 for second consecutive year

March 1, 2019

EIA expects stable U.S. biofuels production, consumption, and trade through 2020

February 1, 2019

Congress retains most energy programs in 2018 Farm Bill through fiscal year 2023

December 6, 2018

EPA finalizes Renewable Fuel Standard for 2019, reflecting cellulosic biofuel shortfalls

November 13, 2018

Renewable diesel is increasingly used to meet California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard

September 21, 2018

Seasonality in Brazilian petroleum liquids production is driven by biofuels

May 3, 2018

Biodiesels produced from certain feedstocks have distinct properties from petroleum diesel

April 30, 2018

New import duties drive biomass-based diesel imports down in 2017

April 27, 2018

U.S. exported a record amount of fuel ethanol in 2017

April 26, 2018

Renewable energy subsidies have declined as tax credits, other policies diminish

March 6, 2018

Positive U.S. ethanol margins are driving ethanol production growth

December 15, 2017

U.S. biodiesel production still increasing despite expiration of tax credit

July 21, 2017

U.S. fuel ethanol production continues to grow in 2017

December 13, 2016

EIA forecasts continued biomass-based diesel growth due to final 2017 RFS targets

July 11, 2016

EIA projects rise in U.S. crude oil and other liquid fuels production beyond 2017

June 3, 2016

Recent data show divergent trends for rail shipments of crude oil, ethanol, and biodiesel

May 4, 2016

Almost all U.S. gasoline is blended with 10% ethanol

April 11, 2016

U.S. biodiesel and renewable diesel imports increase 61% in 2015

March 10, 2016

U.S. ethanol exports exceed 800 million gallons for second year in a row

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

November 30, 2012

EIA releases U.S. fuel ethanol production capacity data

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 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