RFA: Oregon Clean Fuels Proposal Treats Biofuels Unfairly

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) expressed disappointment with today’s proposal by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) to include hypothetical and unverifiable indirect land use change (ILUC)

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UN Data Shows That Ethanol is Not Causing Food Price Rises

TORONTO — The UN FAO has released data showing that global food prices have experienced the steepest monthly drop since 2008, casting doubt upon concerns about the impact of ethanol

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RFA Praises USDA for Investing in Infrastructure

WASHINGTON — Today, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that 21 states will receive grants through the Biofuel Infrastructure Partnership (BIP). In late May, USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack

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RFA Characterizes New API Study as “Nothing New”

WASHINGTON — RFA President and CEO Bob Dinneen released the following statement in response to a conference call held today by the American Petroleum Institute (API), discussing the results of

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RFA Responds To BoatUS: E10 is Safe for Boat Engines

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) released the following statement in response to a news release issued today by the Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS), in

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RFA to Host Three Ethanol Safety Seminars in Oregon

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA), the Oregon State Police’s Office of State Fire Marshal, and the Roseburg Fire Department will co-host three free Ethanol Safety Seminars Aug. 31–Sept.

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RFA Tells AMA to Stop Spreading Misinformation about E15

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) released the following statement in response to a press release issued by the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA), in which the group calls on

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EIA Data Show Refinery Outage Caused Spike in Midwest Gasoline Prices

WASHINGTON — Data released this week by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) confirm that the unplanned outage of a 240,000-barrels-per-day unit at a refinery in Whiting, Indiana, caused gas prices

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RFA Applauds Fiat Chrysler Approval of E15

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) is applauding Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ (FCA) decision to approve the use of E15 (15 percent ethanol and 85 percent gasoline) in its model

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RFA Asks EPA to Provide Relief to Midwest Consumers in Wake of Refinery Outage

WASHINGTON — Renewable Fuels Association President and CEO Bob Dinneen issued the following statement in response to the shutdown of the BP 240,000-barrels-per-day refinery in Whiting, Indiana, which has caused

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