Judge Denies California Attempt to Reimplement LCFS

Washington – Today, Judge Lawrence J. O’Neill denied the California Air Resources Board’s (CARB) motion to stay the decision he issued on December 29, 2011 that had halted the enforcement

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Ethanol Industry Responds to CARB Quest for Stay of LCFS Preliminary Injunction

Sacramento – Yesterday, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) asked Judge Lawrence O’Neill of the U.S District Court for the Eastern District of California to stay the injunction he issued

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ZeaChem Latest Advanced Ethanol Leader to Join the AEC

Washington – The Advanced Ethanol Council (AEC) is pleased to welcome ZeaChem as a new member. ZeaChem is a developer of biorefineries for the conversion of cellulosic biomass into a

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RFA Critical of Effort to Include Fossil Fuels in RFS

Washington – The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) is rejecting the notion that greater efforts need to be made to include fossil fuels in the nation’s fuel supply.  Specifically, the RFA

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Cellulosic Ethanol Production Delayed, but Coming

Washington – Recent reporting, including in the New York Times, accurately points out the current shortfall in cellulosic biofuel production relative to the targets established by the Renewable Fuel Standard

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Beta Renewables Joins AEC in Leading Advanced Ethanol Advocacy

Washington – The Advanced Ethanol Council (AEC) is pleased to welcome Beta Renewables as a new member. Beta Renewables is a leading company in making cellulosic biomass practical and cost-effective

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RFA Reacts to CARB Appeal in LCFS Case

Washington – The California Air Resources Board (CARB) today filed a notice of appeal in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit to challenge the ruling by U.S

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Federal Judge Finds California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard Unconstitutional

Fresno, CA – A judge in Federal District Court in Fresno, California, today sided with America’s ethanol industry in ruling that the State of California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS)

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Ethanol Growth Not Leading to Cropland Expansion, New USDA Report Shows

Washington – An in-depth analysis of U.S. land use patterns released today by the U.S. Department of Agriculture shows total cropland decreased by 34 million acres from 2002 to 2007,

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Washington – The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) today wrote to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Lisa Jackson seeking an explanation for the delay in releasing the 2012 Renewable Fuel Standard

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