Back to the Futures: Ethanol change drags corn down, gold prices clobbered … – The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

October 13, 2013

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines Back to the Futures: Ethanol change drags corn down, gold prices clobbered …The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and HeadlinesBased on a law passed in 2007, the amount of corn-based ethanol produced next year was set to rise to 14.4 billion gallons. Rising ethanol production and corn [...]

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Ethanol change drags corn lower – Columbia Daily Tribune

October 12, 2013

Futures Magazine Ethanol change drags corn lowerColumbia Daily TribuneAmong U.S. farmers, corn is king — more acres of corn are planted each year than any other crop. Yet very little of that corn is sweet corn that ends up directly on your plate. Nearly half of all domestic corn use is devoted to creating ethanol, [...]

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EPA considering a cut in ethanol mandate in 2014 – DesMoinesRegister.com (blog)

October 12, 2013

EPA considering a cut in ethanol mandate in 2014DesMoinesRegister.com (blog)The Environmental Protection Agency is considering a reduction in the amount of ethanol that refiners would need to blend into the U.S. motor fuel supply in 2014. Draft documents from the EPA show it has considered cutting the mandate to 15.21 billion … View full post on [...]

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Fight grows of ethanol plan – Middletown Journal

October 12, 2013

Fight grows of ethanol planMiddletown JournalA leading ethanol group reacted vigorously on Friday to media reports of a proposed easing of biofuel requirements next year, calling for U.S. agencies to investigate the leak of a draft Environmental Protection Agency document. On Thursday, Reuters … View full post on ethanol – Google News

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EPA says no final decision on 2014 ethanol mandates – Chicago Tribune

October 12, 2013

EPA says no final decision on 2014 ethanol mandatesChicago TribuneThe statement made no specific mention of the draft EPA documents reported by Reuters and other news outlets, which propose reducing the quota of corn-based ethanol to just 13 billion gallons next year, much lower than expected. "No decisions will be … View full post on ethanol [...]

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Mugabe Gives in on Ethanol Blending – AllAfrica.com

October 12, 2013

Mugabe Gives in on Ethanol BlendingAllAfrica.comSUSTAINED political pressure and the pledge by ethanol fuel company Green Fuel to fund the 2013/2014 agricultural season have forced President Robert Mugabe to climb down from his resolute opposition to mandatory ethanol blending which has been …and more » View full post on ethanol – Google News

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EPA: Nothing final on change in fuel blend as ethanol backer cries foul – Automotive News

October 12, 2013

EPA: Nothing final on change in fuel blend as ethanol backer cries foulAutomotive NewsWASHINGTON (Reuters) — The Environmental Protection Agency on Friday sought to calm a furor over its apparent proposal to reduce ethanol use in gasoline next year, saying that no final decisions had been made about the contentious mandate. View full post on [...]

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EPA says nothing final on ethanol blend; industry group cries foul – Yahoo News

October 12, 2013

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines EPA says nothing final on ethanol blend; industry group cries foulYahoo NewsWASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Environmental Protection Agency on Friday sought to calm a furor over its apparent proposal to reduce ethanol use in gasoline next year, saying that no final decisions had been made about [...]

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EPA Proposes Slashing Ethanol Blend Mandate – Environmental Leader

October 12, 2013

EPA Proposes Slashing Ethanol Blend MandateEnvironmental LeaderThe EPA is considering slashing the amount of ethanol that must be blended into US gasoline next year, marking a victory for refiners that say they cannot meet the statutory mandate. The proposal, if approved, would reduce the mandate to 15.21 billion … View full post on ethanol – Google [...]

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Is EPA Cutting Ethanol Needs? – Farm Futures

October 12, 2013

Is EPA Cutting Ethanol Needs?Farm FuturesThe news service is reporting – based on internal documents – that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will cut the volume of ethanol to be blended in U.S. gasoline in 2014. The cut is as high as 6% bringing down the needed ethanol volume to 13 … View full post [...]

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