‘Nonsensical’ Barrier Limiting Consumer Access to E15 Begins Today

WASHINGTON- Today marks the official beginning of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) “summer ozone control season,” which essentially prohibits  retail gas stations from selling E15 (gasoline containing 15% ethanol) in more

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EPA’s E15 Volatility Restriction Among Regulations Requiring Reform, RFA Tells Agency

WASHINGTON-  Eliminating the unnecessary regulatory barrier to year-round sales of E15 is among a dozen recommended reforms the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) should immediately undertake to alleviate unnecessary regulatory burdens

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RFA Applauds Legislation to Provide Year-Round Consumer Access to Higher Ethanol Blends

WASHINGTON — On Thursday, two bills were introduced in Congress that would extend the Reid vapor pressure (RVP) waiver to ethanol blends above 10 percent. Renewable Fuels Association President and

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Putting the Ethanol into EMV

This article originally appeared in SIGMA’s January/February 2017 Independent Gasoline Marketing Magazine. EMV, which stands for Europay, Mastercard and Visa, is the global standard for credit cards equipped with computer

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DOE Data: Half of United States Broke Through So-Called “Blend Wall” in 2015

WASHINGTON — Recent data from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) shows that gasoline consumed in 25 states and the District of Columbia contained more than 10.0 percent ethanol on

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RFA Analysis: Automakers Approve E15 in More than 80% of New 2017 Vehicles

WASHINGTON — More than 80 percent of new 2017 model year (MY) vehicles are explicitly approved by the manufacturer to use 15 percent ethanol blends (E15), according to an analysis

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RFA Website Now Tracking E15 Prices, Data

WASHINGTON — Searching for stations offering 15 percent ethanol blends — and prices — just got a lot easier. The website E85prices.com, managed by the Renewable Fuels Association, now includes

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Bureaucratic Barrier to Cleaner, Cheaper E15 Will be Lifted Thursday

WASHINGTON — Consumer choice at the pump will get a shot in the arm on Thursday as the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) arcane restriction on summertime E15 sales finally expires

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RFA Applauds Wayne Fueling Systems’ Move to E25 in Standard Dispensers

WASHINGTON — Wayne Fueling Systems, a global leader in fuel dispensing technologies for retail fuel stations, announced today that all of its North American standard retail fuel dispensers will now

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