Neil Koehler

CEO, Pacific Ethanol

Neil Koehler believes that ethanol is the most immediate, viable opportunity we have today. As the Co-founder and CEO of Pacific Ethanol, Koehler has over 30 years of experience in ethanol production, sales, and marketing in the western United States. This career began when he co-founded Parallel Products, California's first ethanol production company. Once that sold, Koehler founded Kinergy Marketing, an ethanol sales and distribution firm.

Koehler has a B.A. in Government from Pomona College. Koehler is a Renewable Fuels Association board member and the Director of the California Renewable Fuels Partnership.



Corn, Cars and Cows

August 22, 2013
While ethanol burns cleaner than gasoline, some researchers argue its production makes it less than environmentally friendly. University of...