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18 Dec, 2012, 19:03 ET Advanced Biofuels Association Statement On NDAA Conference Maintaining Biofuels Funding

"Congress and the Administration have offered a clear endorsement of our military's use of drop-in biofuels as an important part of our national...


29 Nov, 2012, 15:35 ET Senate Reaffirms Support for Military's Use of Advanced Biofuels

Coalition of Military Biofuel Supporters Thanks Senators for National Defense Authorization Act Amendment For the second time in two days,...


28 Aug, 2012, 11:13 ET Statement By Advanced Biofuels Association President Michael McAdams On The Need To Support The Renewable Fuels Standard

"The Renewable Fuels Standard, (RFS) is critical to maintaining biofuels as a pillar of U.S. energy policy now, and moving into the future. ...


02 Aug, 2012, 17:39 ET Major Win for Biofuels Industry in Senate Finance Committee Mark-Up

Today, the Senate Finance Committee marked up the Family and Business Tax Cut Certainty Act of 2012, which included key energy efficiency and...


18 Jul, 2012, 16:02 ET Advanced Biofuels Powers U.S. Naval Carrier Strike Force In Pacific Exercise - Advanced Biofuels Association's McAdams Aboard USS Nimitz

ABOARD THE USS NIMITZ IN THE PACIFIC – The full power of a U.S. Naval Carrier Strike Force fueled by advanced biofuel is undergoing its first...


09 Jul, 2012, 11:35 ET Advanced Biofuels A Matter of National Security - InfoGraphics Series Launched

 The Advanced Biofuels Association, ABFA, released this morning the first in a series of InfoGraphics titled Advanced Biofuels – A...


26 Apr, 2012, 12:27 ET America's Biofuel Industry Moves From The Beaker To Barrel, ABFA President Testifies To Congress

Testifying today before the U.S. House Small Business Committee's Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade, Michael McAdams, president,...


12 Mar, 2012, 11:08 ET Barrels of Biofuel Flowing from Success at Louisiana Facility

 With barrels of biofuel flowing from the success of America's first commercial advanced biofuels plant, the Advanced Biofuels...


15 Feb, 2012, 10:29 ET BP Biofuels Says the Technology Works, Rejects "Pixie Dust" Headlines

 In the third episode of Biofuel STAT, released today, BP Biofuels North America President Sue Ellerbusch rejects recent headlines describing...


24 Jan, 2012, 11:04 ET What's the State of America's Biofuel Industry?

 As President Barack Obama prepares to deliver his annual State of the Union Address, leaders of some of the top biofuels companies in the...


17 Jan, 2012, 13:07 ET Does Washington Really Know Biofuels?

As President Barack Obama prepares his annual State of the Union Address and Congress returns to work on Capitol Hill, many in America's renewable...


22 Dec, 2011, 10:35 ET Washington's C-Suite Peek Into Biofuels

  Washington now has a peek into the C-Suite of the nation's top advanced biofuels companies as the Advanced Biofuels Association...


09 Dec, 2011, 11:17 ET Advanced Biofuels Gives Rudolph the Night Off

The Advanced Biofuels Association (ABFA) just launched a new online advertisement titled "Rudolph's Night Off." The online ad emphasizes recent...


05 Dec, 2011, 12:35 ET U.S. Navy Makes World's Largest Advanced Biofuels Order For Delivery May 2012

"More proof that gallons are on the way", that's the word from the Advanced Biofuels Association (ABFA) as the U.S. Navy announced today it has...


16 Aug, 2011, 13:28 ET Advanced Biofuels Association Applauds White House Announcement

The following remarks were made by Michael McAdams, president of the Advanced Biofuels Association (ABFA), after this morning's announcement by the...


15 Jul, 2011, 13:49 ET New Online Ad Touts Advanced Biofuels Success

Following its annual summer board meeting featuring a lineup of congressional and administration leaders and senior staff, the Advanced Biofuels...


17 May, 2011, 14:14 ET Letter to Congress From U.S. Biofuels Leaders: Don't Mess With RFS

Sending a significant signal of industry unity to Capitol Hill, the leading advocates of the U.S. biofuels industry sent Congress a message today...


05 May, 2011, 13:19 ET ABFA President Tells Congressional Committee, Don't Pick Winners and Keep Policies Consistent

Developing renewable energy alternatives is an inevitable part of our shared global future and America should help lead the way through the...


13 Apr, 2011, 12:36 ET Advanced Biofuels Leader Tells Senate Committee Consistency Is Key

A consistent commitment by Congress that avoids the ups and downs of public opinion will be crucial to the success of transforming America's energy...


30 Mar, 2011, 13:49 ET Advanced Biofuels Crucial to Obama Blueprint

The following statement from Michael McAdams, president of the Advanced Biofuels Association (ABFA), follows remarks made by President Barack Obama...


10 Mar, 2011, 15:47 ET Top Advanced Biofuels Groups Meet in Washington for Collaborative Discussion and Capitol Hill Briefing

Industry Leaders Take Newly Elected Positions on ABFA Board The top trade groups representing the advanced biofuels industry in the United States...


25 Jan, 2011, 15:09 ET RAND Study Embraces Failed Energy Policies of the Past

ABFA President Michael McAdams responded to the RAND Corporation's release today of results of its study, Alternative Fuels for Military...


10 Dec, 2010, 12:28 ET Senate Tax Bill Takes the Right Step to Strengthen Energy Security and Create Jobs With Investment in Renewable Energy

As the U.S. Senate prepares to vote on a bipartisan tax package released last night, the Advanced Biofuels Association (ABFA) is calling the...


17 Nov, 2010, 15:33 ET Top Advanced Biofuels Companies Meet in Washington DC and Hear From Key Decision Makers From Capitol Hill and the White House

Leaders of the top advanced biofuels companies are meeting in Washington DC today as members of the Advanced Biofuels Association (ABFA). The ABFA...


27 Oct, 2010, 12:19 ET Leading Advanced Biofuel Groups Meet at The White House

Leaders of the advanced biofuel industry personally delivered an important message to the Obama Administration this morning at a White House...