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ACE Scholarship Program Announces 2022 Winners

As the new school year gets underway, the American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) congratulates the 2022 scholarship recipients Heath Huschitt, Tyler Robert and Mallorie Schultz. Each student receives a $1,000 scholarship through ACE’s Scholarship Program to help further their collegiate education. “ACE wishes these bright, young students of ACE member plant employees the best of luck as they pursue…


ACE: Another Round of USDA Infrastructure Funding will Expand Availability and Use of Higher Ethanol Blends

Learn more about this program at www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/energy-programs/higher-blends-infrastructure-incentive-program.  The U.S. Department of Agriculture today opened an application period for the latest round of the Higher Blends Infrastructure Incentive Program (HBIIP), which will provide $100 million in grants to pay up to 50 percent of the cost of equipment for station owners to add…


ACE Honors Ethanol Industry Contributor Randall Doyal

The American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) honored long-time ethanol industry leader Randall (Randy) Doyal, retired CEO of Al-Corn Clean Fuel in Claremont, Minnesota, for his contributions during the organization’s 35th annual conference last week in Omaha, Nebraska. The most prestigious award, the Merle Anderson Award, named after ACE’s founder, is given to individuals who have made distinguished contributions…


ACE: Climate Bill Confirms Role Farmers, Biofuel Producers Can Play in Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Today, President Joe Biden signed The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 into law. The American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) supports important climate and ethanol-related provisions included in the legislative package. ACE CEO Brian Jennings issued the following statement on the bill passage: “This sweeping legislation recognizes the role farmers and biofuel producers can play in reducing greenhouse…


Climate and Biofuel Provisions in Budget Reconciliation Bill Will Expand Ethanol Use

The American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) today expressed support for the climate and ethanol-related provisions included in the budget reconciliation legislation, The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022, now passed by the Senate and House and headed to the President’s desk for signature. ACE CEO Brian Jennings issued the following statement of support: “This far-reaching legislation Congress sent to…


ACE CEO Brian Jennings Conference Remarks - 2022 ACE Conference

American Coalition for Ethanol CEO Brian Jennings - CONFERENCE REMARKS   Photos and interviews available via AgNewsWire.


ACE Elects Board of Directors During Annual Business Meeting

The American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) announced the re-election of several board members and the election of two new members to the organization’s board of directors during its annual business meeting prior to ACE’s 35th annual conference in Omaha, Nebraska. Re-elected to the board of directors for three-year terms: Redfield Energy, LLC – Represented by Troy Knecht KAAPA Ethanol, LLC – Represented…


ACE: Climate and Biofuel Provisions in Senate-Passed Budget Reconciliation Will Expand Ethanol Use

The American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) today highlighted several climate and ethanol-related provisions included in the budget reconciliation legislation, The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022, passed by the Senate yesterday and moving to a House vote as soon as the end of this week. “The budget reconciliation legislation adopted by the Senate includes significant provisions recognizing the role…


New Uses and Markets for Ethanol to Be Explored at ACE Conference in Omaha

The American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) 35th annual conference coming up next week August 10-12 in Omaha will feature a timely panel that dives into new uses and markets emerging for ethanol producers, including opportunities in the sustainable aviation fuel (SAF), hydrogen and heavy-duty transportation sectors – areas which are supported in the recent budget reconciliation bill, The Inflation Reduction…


ACE 2022 Conference to Feature Targeted Tracks on Leadership & Management, Technology and Carbon

The American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) 35th annual conference coming up August 10-12 in Omaha offers a variety of breakout sessions covering the latest in technology updates, strategic planning advice, and ways to make ethanol plants more profitable. The breakout sessions will be held concurrently in three rounds on the afternoon of Thursday, August 11, following the morning general session panels. This…



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