WASHINGTON — More than 70 percent of the Top 20 best-selling cars as identified by Edmunds/AOL Auto have been explicitly approved by automakers to use E15 in 2014 models. This

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Feinstein/Coburn Legislation Would Halt Advancement of Next Generation Biofuels

WASHINGTON — Bob Dinneen, President and CEO of the Renewable Fuels Association, fired back against legislation drafted by Senators Diane Feinstein (D-CA) and Tom Coburn (R-OK) that would eliminate the

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AEC, BIO and Member Companies Tell White House: Changes to RFS Program Will Undercut Investment

WASHINGTON — The Advanced Ethanol Council (AEC), the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), and 37 of their member companies wrote the White House today to express grave concerns over a draft

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AAA Should Put Consumers First

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association’s President and CEO Bob Dinneen criticized AAA’s call for the Environmental Protection Agency to lower the 2014 blending requirements, claiming higher level ethanol blends

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U.S. Ethanol Exports Hit Highest Volume in Five Months; DDG Exports Shatter Records

U.S. ethanol exports totaled 49.8 million gallons (mg) in August, a 42% increase over July’s total of 35.1 mg, according to government data released recently. Canada was again the leading

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Export Exchange 2014 Confirmed for Seattle, Oct. 20–22

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) and U.S. Grains Council (USGC) are pleased to announce that Export Exchange 2014 will take place Oct. 20-22 in Seattle, Wash. Held every

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Ethanol Safety Seminar Arranged for New Mexico

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) and the Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway will co-host a free Ethanol Safety Seminar on Oct. 29 at the CNM Workforce Training

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Analyzing the Impacts of Big Oil’s RFS “Dream Scenario”

The markets were abuzz last week with gossip about EPA’s pending proposal for 2014 renewable volume obligations (RVOs) under the RFS. One rumor suggested EPA was mulling the idea of

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Ethanol Safety Seminar Planned in Tacoma, Wash.

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) and the Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway will co-host a free Ethanol Safety Seminar on Oct. 23 and 24 at the Tacoma

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Ethanol Protects Against Repeat of Devastating Effects of 1973 Oil Embargo

The gas lines of 1973 are iconic images in America’s collective memory. October 16th marks the 40th anniversary of the oil embargo imposed by the Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting

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