Oil Boom and Crime
Tackling crime problems in rural boomtowns requires policies and strategies that respond to communit...
President Trump Rejects Changes to Renewable Fuel Standard
Trump’s decision not to sign off on the changes had biofuels producers and their Capitol Hill allie...
New Fermentation Technology Improves Bioethanol Production
Research at the University of Illinois continues to improve the dry-grind process used to produce et...
Oil Production in the North Dakota Bakken is on the Rise
North Dakota oil production was up 1 percent in November of 2017 to 1.19 million barrels per day.
Still Another Wrinkle in the RFS
New ideas about how to "fix" the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) seem to appear weekly.
USDA Trade Mission Spurs Record Ethanol Exports to China
The USDA has announced a significant jump in ethanol exports to China this year, following a USDA-le...
Assessing Corn Demand for Domestic Ethanol Blending
Corn consumption for ethanol and co-product production is driven almost entirely by ethanol demand, ...
Gasoline Prices Could Continue to Fall
Plummeting gasoline prices over the past couple of months are expected to remain low through at leas...
Dropping Oil Prices: Will it End the Boom in North Dakota’s Oil Patch?
Lowering oil prices may slow down oil production in North Dakota's Bakken.
Sustainability Taking Shape, One French Fry at a Time
Converting cooking oil into fuel – the Biodiesel Initiative at Kansas State University allows for co...