Biofuels and Biotech Industries Unite in Call for at Least 15% Sustainable Biofuels in the Global Transport Fuel Mix by 2030

BRUSSELS — The global biofuels and industrial biotechnology sectors have united to call on world leaders attending the COP21 in Paris to support a global commitment to replace at least

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RFA Urges Secretary of State Kerry to Promote the Success of the RFS at COP21

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) sent a letter this week to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, urging him to promote the success of the Renewable Fuel Standard

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RFA Report Notes 28 COP21 Countries Relying on Biofuels for Carbon Reduction: U.S. Does Not. Huh?

The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) released a report today pointing out that, while nearly 30 countries attending December’s climate talks in Paris have submitted action plans that call for using

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House Science Committee Hearing Exposes Fundamental Flaws in RFS Opponents Attacks

Today, the House Science, Space and Technology committee held a joint hearing of the subcommittees on Environment and Oversight titled “Renewable Fuel Standard: A Ten Year Review of Costs and

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Celebrating a Decade of Success: The RFS Turns 10!

WASHINGTON — This Saturday marks 10 years since the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAct) containing the original Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) was signed into law by President George W.

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Statement on Senate Finance Mark-Up

WASHINGTON — Bob Dinneen, President and CEO of the Renewable Fuels Association, released the following statement in response to today’s markup by the Senate Finance Committee of a tax extenders

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AEC: EPA Proposal Encourages Oil Companies to Block Renewable Fuels

WASHINGTON — Advanced Ethanol Council (AEC) Executive Director Brooke Coleman released the following statement today in response to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) releasing its proposed Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS)

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Biofuels are the Answer to Reducing Global Transport GHG Emissions: GRFA

TORONTO — Today, as COP 2014 is fully underway in Lima, Peru, the Global Renewable Fuels Alliance (GRFA) reiterated that biofuels, like ethanol, are presently one of the most commercially

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RFS Announcement: A Cloud of Uncertainty with a Silver Lining

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced it is delaying finalization of the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) Renewable Volume Obligations (RVO) until 2015. Bob Dinneen, president

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Fossil Fuel Subsidies Reach $550 Billion, Discourage Investment in Energy Efficiencies & Renewables

TORONTO — Today, the International Energy Agency (IEA) released their annual World Energy Outlook revealing that fossil fuel consumption subsidies reached $550 billion in 2013. According to the IEA these

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