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Retailers discuss ethanol opportunity at ACE conference

Sioux Falls, SD (August 23, 2017) – The American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) hosted its 30th annual conference in Omaha last week, and for the fourth year in a row, the retailer panel was one of the highlights of the event. Charlie Bosselman, owner of Nebraska-based Bosselman Enterprises and Pump & Pantry c-stores, and Bob O’Connor, owner of JETZ Convenience Centers in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, shared…


30th annual ACE conference highlights market momentum

Sioux Falls, SD (June 7, 2017) – The American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) conference coming up Aug. 15-17 in Omaha features retailers, fuel marketers and ethanol plants helping grow nationwide availability of higher ethanol blends. “This year’s conference again showcases people who are doing the actual work of developing new markets for ethanol,” said Ron Lamberty, senior vice president of ACE. “The…


ACE joins fuel retailers in calling for E15 RVP relief

Sioux Falls, SD (June 1, 2017) – Today marks the beginning of the EPA-imposed low Reid vapor pressure (RVP) season, effectively banning the sale of lower-cost, higher-octane E15 until Sept. 15, even though E15 has lower RVP and lower emissions than the gasoline sold in those markets each summer. E15 is an unleaded gasoline that can be used in all cars and light trucks model years 2001 and newer, and…


ACE Honors Sheetz E15 Efforts with Paul Dana Marketing Vision Award

Sioux Falls, SD (August 9, 2016) – The American Coalition for Ethanol, (ACE) named Sheetz, Inc. as the 2016 recipient of the group’s Paul Dana Marketing Vision Award. ACE cited Sheetz for their leadership in introducing E15 in 60 of the company’s stores in North Carolina, as well as being one of the first major chains to offer E85 in Pennsylvania and the five other eastern states where Sheetz operates…


New ACE video illustrates E15 retail market potential

Animated video highlights market for E15 & other flex fuels


ACE's Lamberty says restored tax credit will increase availability of lower cost clean ethanol blends

Recently passed legislation could offer some help for ethanol retailers.


Ethanol providing a few extra bucks in people’s pockets

ACE Senior VP Ron Lamberty notes how ethanol blends will help drivers save money.


ACE launches E15 website for retailers

A new website from ACE highlights the retailer aspect of selling E15.


Chicago is one step closer to E15

ACE's Senior VP Ron Lamberty praises passage of Chicago E15 proposal



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