Demand Destruction from Small Refinery Exemptions is Clear and Continuing

There has been a media blitz lately by the oil industry saying that ethanol demand has been unaffected by the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) rampant grants of Renewable Fuel Standard

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RFA Statement on EPA Efforts to Provide Greater Transparency on RFS

Today, Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced new efforts to provide greater transparency in the Renewable Identification Number (RIN) market, used to show compliance with annual Renewable Fuel Standard requirements.

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RFA Statement on House Biofuels Caucus Letter to EPA

On Tuesday, the bipartisan House Biofuels Caucus sent a letter to EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler regarding the 2019 Renewable Volume Obligations (RVO) within the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). The

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University Analysis: EPA’s Refiner Waivers Could Cost Ethanol Industry $20 Billion in Losses

A recent analysis by economists at the University of Missouri’s Food and Agriculture Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) shows that the U.S. ethanol industry could lose 4.6 billion gallons of domestic

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RFA, Growth Energy Demand Transparency for Small Refinery Exemptions in New Lawsuit

August 30, 2018 – The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) and Growth Energy today filed a lawsuit in federal district court, alleging that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Department of

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Continued Abuse of Small Refiner Waivers Renders Proposed 2019 RFS Volumes ‘Meaningless,’ RFA Tells EPA

WASHINGTON– In comments submitted today to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on its proposed 2019 Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) renewable volume obligations (RVOs), the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) said it is “greatly

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‘It’s Time for EPA to Support Iowa Farmers,’ RFA Says in New Ad Campaign

WASHINGTON– Coinciding with EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler’s visit to Iowa this week, the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) is launching a week-long ad campaign in the state, urging the agency to follow

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RFA Tells Lawmakers: ‘EPA Must Allow RIN Markets to Work’

RFA Tells Lawmakers: ‘EPA Must Allow RIN Markets to Work’ WASHINGTON– The most effective way to reduce the prices American consumers are paying at the pump is to let Renewable

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EPA’s 2019 RFS Proposal Missing an Opportunity to Set Things Right with America’s Farmers, Ethanol Producers

WASHINGTON–  The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) implored the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today to use the 2019 Renewable Volume Obligation (RVO) rulemaking process to fix the extensive damage done to the

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