Wet and Dry Milling Focus of Conference

Cindy Zimmerman

The 2014 Corn Utilization and Technology Conference is underway in Louisville, Kentucky and this year the focus is on wet and dry milling technologies and new uses. National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) president Martin Barbre says the event brings together researchers with the common goal of facilitating the next ground-breaking technologies and corn-based products of the future. “It’s a great …

Audio, conferences, corn, CUTC, Ethanol, Ethanol News, NCGA

Growth Energy’s ‘State of the Industry’

Joanna Schroeder

Ethanol industry leaders met in Phoenix, Arizona this week to discuss the state of the renewable fuels industry. The event was kicked off by Jeff Broin, co-chair of Growth Energy’s Board of Directors with a “state of the industry” address. Broin noted the resilience of the industry and outlined how Congress made a promise to America to reduce its dependence …

biofuels, conferences, Ethanol, Growth Energy

Growth Energy is Taking it to the Streets

Joanna Schroeder

Growth Energy is holding its fifth annual executive leadership conference at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge in Phoenix, Arizona, from February 27, 2014 through March 2, 2014. The conference will open on Thursday at 7:00 am and will showcase a number of speakers, including Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack. During the opening day of the conference, there will be key addresses, …

biofuels, conferences, Ethanol, Growth Energy

Iowa Wind Energy Conference Around the Corner

Joanna Schroeder

The 7th Annual Iowa Wind Power Conference is just around the corner taking place at the FFA Enrichment Center on the Campus of Des Moines Area Community College in Ankeny, Iowa, March 11-12, 2014. Sponsored by the Iowa Wind Energy Association (IWEA), there is a strong line-up of speakers, informative sessions, exhibitors and new research displays. The general sessions planned …

Alternative energy, conferences, Wind

2014 Propane Engine Fuel Summit

Joanna Schroeder

The fourth annual 2014 Propane Engine Fuel Summit will take place on March 27, 2014 in Irving, Texas. The event will include panels of industry experts discussing topics such as how fueling with propane autogas can benefit your company’s bottom line, which propane autogas vehicle technologies are available now, which OEMs offer propane applications, and more. Joe Thompson, president of …

conferences, Propane

And the Experts Keep On A Comin

Joanna Schroeder

The 8th Annual Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit and Trade Show is just around the corner (January 28, 2014) and the list of experts keeps on a comin. The event’s host, the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association (IRFA), has announced a new panel, “The Future Engine Technology Enhanced by Ethanol and Biodiesel” that will feature two experts on future engine designs and …

automotive, Biodiesel, biofuels, conferences, Ethanol, Iowa RFA

Iowa Gov Branstad to Speak at IRFA Summit

Joanna Schroeder

Biofuel advocate Iowa Governor Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds will address the 8th Annual Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit and Trade Show on January 28, 2014. Branstad has been a vocal supporter of the Renewable Fuel Standard, has participated in an RFS rally held last November and created a Protect the RFS Petition in support of the biofuel legislation …

Biodiesel, biofuels, conferences, Ethanol, Iowa RFA

RFA’s Bob Dinneen to Keynote IRFA Summit

Joanna Schroeder

Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) President and CEO Bob Dinneen will be the keynote speaker at the 8th Annual Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit and Trade Show hosted by the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association (IRFA). The event takes place January 28, 2014 at The Meadows Conference Center at Prairie Meadows in Altoona, Iowa. IRFA notes that under Dinneen’s leadership for more than …

Biodiesel, biofuels, conferences, Ethanol, Iowa RFA, RFA

China’s Offshore Wind Power Industry on Track

Joanna Schroeder

During the 18th Congress of Chinese Communist Party meeting, a call was made to create a “Biological Civilization” strategy that would encompass a plan for more use of green energy including offshore wind. On June 4-6, 2014 Offshore Wind China 2014, Wind Farm O&A China 2014 and Distributed Generation China 2014 are simultaneously taking place at the Shanghai New International …

Clean Energy, conferences, Electricity, offshore wind, Wind

IRFA 2014 Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit Announced

Joanna Schroeder

The Iowa Renewable Fuels Association (IRFA) has announced the start of registration for the 8th Annual Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit and Trade Show. The Summit is free, open to the public, and will be held January 28, 2014 at The Meadows Conference Center at Prairie Meadows in Altoona, Iowa. With discussion over renewable fuels policy at fever pitch, the 2014 …

Biodiesel, biofuels, conferences, Ethanol, Iowa RFA