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Ontario ethanol production drops with low prices and demand

The move by Ontario producers follows deeper reductions in the U.S.

Reading Time: 3 minutes Updated April 1, 2020 As prices and demand for ethanol slump amidst the ongoing pandemic, fuel producers are reducing – or temporarily stopping – production. At IGPC Ethanol in Aylmer production continues, albeit at a reduced capacity. Ashton Nembhard, chief executive and operations officer for IGPC, says demand liftings are “off a minimum of 30 […] Read more

The fight in Washington over the Renewable Fuel Standard will have major implications for the future state of the ethanol industry.

U.S. ethanol future tied to bumper crop of D.C. politics

Politics is playing a significant role in the future of ethanol, which now uses more than 30 per cent of the corn in the U.S.

Reading Time: 3 minutes Glacier FarmMedia staff – Ethanol producers in the United States achieved another record year in 2018, with production climbing 1.9 per cent to 16.1 billion U.S. gallons processed from about 5.6 billion bushels of corn, or about 38 per cent of the 2017-18 crop. But ethanol producers are not content. They are vexed by the […] Read more