Neil Koehler

CEO, Pacific Ethanol, Inc.

Neil Koehler has over 30 years of experience in ethanol production, sales, and marketing in the western United States. He was co-founder and general manager of Parallel Products, California's first ethanol production company, which he sold in 1998. He also founded Kinergy Marketing, an ethanol sales and distribution firm that was acquired by Pacific Ethanol in March 2005. Mr. Koehler is a Renewable Fuels Association board member and the Director of the California Renewable Fuels Partnership. He is a sought-after speaker on the issue of renewable fuels. Mr. Koehler has a BA degree in Government from Pomona College.

Neil is speaking at

February 11, 2020
9:00 am - 9:05 am
Texas Ballroom



Neil Koehler, Founder and CEO, Pacific Ethanol Inc.; Chairman, Renewable Fuels Association

February 11, 2020
11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Texas Ballroom


  • Christopher Hessler (Speaker) Founding Partner, AJW, Inc.
  • Jeremy Martin (Speaker) Director of Fuels Policy, Union of Concerned Scientists
  • David Clay (Speaker) Distinguished Professor Soil Science, South Dakota State University
  • Brendan Jordan (Speaker) Vice President, Great Plains Institute
  • Neil Koehler (Speaker) CEO, Pacific Ethanol, Inc.

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