Wednesday, July 2, 2008

News and Notes - July 2, 2008

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US News

USDA revises forecast for corn (and futures prices fall 10%)

Who can afford corn? Almost no one, Purdue economist says

U.S. ethanol shares face uncertain future

The Ethanol Backlash

Crop's high price kills profit for ethanol plants

Nova Biosource Fuels advances Seneca biodiesel facility

Survey: 3 out of 4 Americans expect $5 per gallon gas by Labor Day, support sweeping energy/climate action

Ethanol producer VeraSun Energy gets new chairman

Range Fuels Appoints John Winter as Vice President of Process Engineering

Steelman  (MO Gov. Candidate) calls for end to ethanol mandate

Rendell's Energy Plan Cut By $200 Million (PA)

Flooded Rail Lines Drown Ethanol Routes

How Ethanol Fuels the Food Crisis

New Fuel Plan for Little Rock's City Vehicles

UMass studies alternative ethanol sources

International News

G-8 to seek widespread use of new biofuels from nonfood materials

Global Ethanol & Biodiesel Outlook: 2008-2015 available (sign-up required)

UN reports big jump in `green energy' investment

Abengoa's misuse of our name is reprehensible

Brazil fines 24 local ethanol producers for environmental crimes

Bio-fuel board to promote, monitor industry on cards (India)

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