Press Releases: 2008 Archive

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Listed below are RFA press releases for 2008.

  • One-Year Anniversary of Energy Legislation Highlights Success of Renewable Fuels Standard
    December 18, 2008
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  • RFA Provides Obama Team with Ideas for Stimulating Green Jobs
    December 18, 2008
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  • Ethanol reaction to reported Obama Energy, Environmental Team
    December 11, 2008
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  • September 2008: Ethanol Production and Demand
    December 1, 2008
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  • Talking Turkey About Thanksgiving Dinner
    The Real Role of Ethanol Production in the Price of Thanksgiving Dinner
    November 24, 2008
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  • RFA Comments to CARB on October 16 Workshop
    November 21, 2008
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  • Oil and Grain Costs Way Down, But Consumer Food Prices Still Up
    November 20, 2008
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  • Why Aren't Food Prices Falling?
    November 20, 2008
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  • Economic Contribution of the Partial Exemption for Ethanol From the Federal Excise Tax on Motor Fuel
    November 18, 2008
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  • Ethanol production minimal factor in land use changes memo
    November 17, 2008
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  • Understanding Land Use Change and U.S. Ethanol Expansion - Executive Summary
    November 12, 2008
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  • Understanding Land Use Change and U.S. Ethanol Expansion
    November 12, 2008
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  • Growing Ethanol Production Minor Factor in Land Use Changes
    November 12, 2008
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  • Congratulations, Barack Obama
    November 5, 2008
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  • August 2008: Ethanol Production and Demand
    November 3, 2008
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  • McCain and Obama Campaigns Talk about Renewable Fuels
    October 22, 2008
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  • Letter to the producers of Frontline
    October 22, 2008
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  • AgriTalk Transcript: Jim Moseley, Farm and Ranch Team advisor to McCain campaign
    October 22, 2008
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  • AgriTalk Transcript: Heather Zichal - Policy Advisor to Obama Campaign
    October 22, 2008
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  • McCain Campaign discusses ethanol on AgriTalk
    October 15, 2008
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  • RFA Expands Industry Expertise
    October 15, 2008
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  • Will the Plunge in Grain Prices Mean Lower Food Prices at the Supermarket?
    October 15, 2008
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  • Obama Campaign discusses ethanol on AgriTalk
    October 6, 2008
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  • RFA elects new officers for 2009
    October 3, 2008
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  • Improvements in ethanol
    September 30, 2008
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  • Ethanol and animal feed?
    September 25, 2008
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  • Feeding the Future:
    THE ROLE OF THE U.S. ETHANOL INDUSTRY IN FOOD AND FEED PRODUCTION
    September 25, 2008
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  • New Ethanol Advertising Campaign Takes Off
    September 22, 2008
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  • Ethanol and the US Corn Crop
    September 11, 2008
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  • USDA Corn Crop Estimate - 2nd Largest in History, Despite Floods
    August 12, 2008
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  • EPA Made the Right Decision, Says RFA
    August 7, 2008
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  • May 2008: Ethanol Production and Demand
    July 29, 2008
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  • Oil Price, Weak Dollar Drive Rise in Corn Price Says New Purdue University Study
    July 23, 2008
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  • OECD REPORT ON BIOFUELS CONFIRMS HIGHER OIL PRICES LARGEST CONTRIBUTOR TO HIGHER GRAIN PRICES
    RFA REVIEW OF OECD REPORT: “ECONOMIC ASSESSMENT OF BIOFUEL SUPPORT POLICIES”
    July 17, 2008
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  • American Voters Support Increased Ethanol Use - New Poll
    July 15, 2008
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  • Critique of "Leaked" World Bank report
    July 14, 2008
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  • Ethanol Industry Leaders to President: Continue Supporting 54 Cent Tariff on Imported Ethanol
    July 11, 2008
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  • Letter to the President on the 54 cent ethanol import tariff
    July 11, 2008
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  • Statement of Bob Dinneen, President of the Renewable Fuels Association on G8 Official Policy Statements on Food and the Environment
    July 8, 2008
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  • World Biofuel Leaders to G8: Biofuels must be part of long-term startegy for economic health, energy security
    July 7, 2008
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  • Statement of RFA President Bob Dinneen on efforts by Brazilians, Integrated Food and Meat Processors to Undermine US Ethanol Industry
    July 3, 2008
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  • April 2008: Ethanol Production and Demand
    July 2, 2008
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  • RFA Welcomes New Director of Tax and Trade
    July 1, 2008
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  • Silver Lining in USDA Acreage Report
    June 30, 2008
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  • Top Oil Exporter to US Votes for Renewable Biofuels
    June 27, 2008
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  • Texas RFS Waiver Request Should be Denied
    June 24, 2008
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  • RFA Comments on Texas RFS Waiver Request
    June 24, 2008
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  • Midwest Flood's Impact Uncertain
    June 17, 2008
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  • New Merrill Lynch Report Confirms Benefit of Ethanol for Family Budget
    June 12, 2008
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  • Statement on Launch of Anti-Biofuels GMA-Led Coalition
    June 10, 2008
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  • An Answer to $4 a Gallon Gasoline
    June 10, 2008
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  • World Biofuel Leaders React to Food Summit Resolution
    June 5, 2008
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  • RFA Urges Complete, Unbiased Review of Factors Driving Food Price Inflation
    June 3, 2008
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  • World Biofuel Groups Address FAO Food Summit
    June 2, 2008
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  • Ethanol Industry Celebrates Ohio Grand Opening
    May 30, 2008
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  • VeraSun Celebrates Ribbon Cutting
    Nebraska Facility VeraSun's 11th Plant in Operation
    May 29, 2008
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  • Louisiana Celebrates Dedication of Nation's 1st Cellulosic Pilot Plant
    May 28, 2008
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  • Why are the Largest Food Companies Spending Millions of Dollars Attacking Ethanol While Completely Ignoring Gasoline and Diesel Prices?
    May 22, 2008
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  • RFA Welcomes New Director of Research
    May 22, 2008
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  • The Memorial Day Benefits of Biofuels
    May 21, 2008
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  • Food vs fuel press conference: Transcript
    May 8, 2008
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  • Increasing Food Prices: It’s all about oil, speculation, drought and worldwide demand
    April 30, 2008
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  • Flat out wrong about food prices
    April 25, 2008
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  • RFA opposes waiver request by Texas governor
    April 25, 2008
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  • Ethanol Getting Even Greener
    New Argonne National Laboratory Report Identifies Gains
    April 21, 2008
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  • Ethanol Industry Continues Indiana Expansion
    April 18, 2008
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  • Ethanol reduces fuel and food prices
    April 17, 2008
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  • Letter to Saudi Arabia's Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources - The Honorable Ali bin Ibrahim Al-Naimi
    April 11, 2008
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  • News Update - TIME Magazine reactions
    April 4, 2008
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  • Missing the Forest for the Trees
    RFA's response to Time magazine's editorial
    March 25, 2008
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  • Ethanol Helps Turn the Tide of Oil Dependence
    March 25, 2008
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  • Oil and Food Industry Attacks on Ethanol Misleading and Diversionary
    March 23, 2008
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  • First Oil, Now Ethanol: Pennsylvania Joins America’s Energy Evolution
    March 22, 2008
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  • Why Your Food Dollar Doesn't Stretch As Far
    Higher Oil Prices and Surging Global Demand Primary Factors
    March 19, 2008
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  • Wheat Prices Are High, But Not Because Farmers Planted Less
    March 17, 2008
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  • 1st Texas Ethanol Plant Celebrates Grand Opening
    March 7, 2008
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  • E20 Passes Drivability, Materials Compatibility Tests
    March 5, 2008
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  • 2007 Ethanol Production/Demand
    March 3, 2008
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  • State of the Ethanol Industry Address - 2008
    February 26, 2008
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  • 2008 Ethanol Industry Outlook Now Available
    February 25, 2008
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  • Ethanol Indicative of Potential of Green Economy
    February 25, 2008
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  • Ethanol Use Replacing Gasoline, Oil Demand
    February 14, 2008
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  • RFA Testimony before House Appropriation Subcommittee on Energy and Water
    RFA President Bob Dinneen
    February 14, 2008
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  • Statement in Response to Science Articles on Biofuels
    Public Misled About What These Studies Actually Say
    February 13, 2008
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  • Testimony Before the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee
    February 7, 2008
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  • Simplistic View of Land Use Change Excludes Consequences of Continuing Petroleum Dependence
    February 7, 2008
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  • New Energy Law Critical to Meeting Long-Term Energy, Environmental, and Economic Challenges
    February 6, 2008
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  • Cellulosic Ethanol Production Takes Another Step Forward
    January 29, 2008
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  • November 2007: Ethanol Production and Demand
    January 29, 2008
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  • Ethanol Industry Bright Spot in Cloudy Economic Picture
    January 28, 2008
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  • Ohio Opens 1st Ethanol Biorefinery
    January 10, 2008
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  • October 2007: Ethanol Production and Demand
    January 2, 2008
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  • Oil Hits $100 a Barrel
    January 2, 2008
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