Green Plains Renewable News
Cuts in biofuel production proposed by the EPA are a mostly natural response to decreased fuel consumption. If enacted, the proposal will affect both ethanol-based companies and Big Oil.
GREEN PLAINS RENEWABLE ENERGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Completion of AcqNov 25
Some may have been shocked that the Environmental Protection Agency proposed reducing renewable fuel volumes for 2014, but the decision was pretty rational. The agency's softer position may also signal that the United States has reached peak ethanol.
Despite a good year so far, proposed cuts by the Environmental Protection Agency could devastate America's ethanol industry.
U.S. ethanol producer Green Plains Renewable Energy Inc said it has completed a previously announced acquisition of two ethanol plants from privately held Ethanol Holding Co. The acquisition of the two properties, in Wood River, Nebraska, and Fairmont, Minnesota, increases Green Plains' production capacity to more than 1 billion gallons of ethanol per year. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Nov 15 proposed cutting the amount of biofuels - the vast majority of which is corn-based ethanol - that would be blended next year into the fuel supply to 15.21 billion gallons, down from 18.15 billion gallons under the current law. Agribusiness companies have been restarting ethanol plants in anticipation of a record U.S. corn harvest that is replenishing stockpiles diminished by serious drought last year.
OMAHA, Neb., Nov. 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq:GPRE) today announced that it completed the previously-announced acquisition of two ethanol plants, located in ...
A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Green Plains Renewable Energy Inc is the #20 broker analyst pick among those stocks screened by The Online Investor for strong stock buyback activity. To make that list, a stock must have repurchased at least 5% of its outstanding shares over the trailing twelve month period.
How does this biofuel company maintain such a high market valuation?
The Environmental Protection Agency announced reductions to renewable fuel targets for 2014 -- the first cuts since the current Renewable Fuel Standard was released in 2007. What does it mean for the industries involved?
A cut in the ethanol mandate would have many positive effects and would move some stocks.