Fact Check…or Temper Tantrum?

Looks like we touched a nerve.  Sorry (not sorry) AFPM! In case you missed it, RFA recently ran an ad in Morning Consult comparing the effects of year-round E15 vs refinery

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RFA Urges EPA To Address RFS Small Refiner Waivers and Court Remand

July 31, 2019 – In oral testimony presented at a public hearing today in Ypsilanti, Mich., the Renewable Fuels Association urged the Environmental Protection Agency to ensure that its 2020

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RFA Extends Ethanol Invite as EPA Head Visits Oil Refinery

July 29, 2019 — The Renewable Fuels Association has invited U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler to visit an ethanol plant as a follow-up to his tour of a

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Déjà Vu All Over Again: Feinstein, Toomey Seek to Prop Up Big Oil

July 26, 2019 — Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Pat Toomey (R-PA) have once again introduced legislation to gut the Renewable Fuel Standard, this year called the Restore Environmental Sustainability

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DOE Response to Sen. Grassley Shows EPA Ignored Recommendations on Small Refiner Exemptions

JULY 24, 2019 – A recent letter from Secretary of Energy Rick Perry to Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) confirms that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has ignored DOE recommendations regarding

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Are EPA’s Proposed RFS ‘Obligations’ Actually Just Suggestions?

2020 RFS Proposal Turns Blind Eye to Refinery Exemptions and Court-Ordered Remand By neglecting to prospectively reallocate small refinery exemptions and blatantly ignoring a court order to restore improperly waived

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RFA Applauds Senate Bill Focusing on Small Refiner Exemptions from RFS

WASHINGTON – Today, Senators Deb Fischer (R-NE) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) introduced the RFS Integrity Act of 2019.  The bill sets a June 1 deadline for small refiners to submit

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Small Refiner Exemptions: It’s Time to Name Names

Despite the mounting public outcry for greater transparency (including this letter sent today by Sen. Tammy Duckworth), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) still refuses to disclose the names of the

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RFA Statement on Renewable Fuel Standard Integrity Act of 2019

Today, House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson (D-MN) and Representative Dusty Johnson (R-SD) introduced the Renewable Fuel Standard Integrity Act of 2019. The bill would require refineries seeking an exemption

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New Study: Renewable Fuel Standard Saves Consumers 22 Cents on Every Gallon of Gas

ST. LOUIS—The Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) has lowered gas prices by an average of 22 cents per gallon in recent years and saved the typical American household $250 annually, according

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