RFA Releases Q&A on Ethanol, Energy Subsidies and the RFS

WASHINGTON — The Senate opened debate on Wednesday on the Energy Policy Modernization Act, which seeks to reestablish the federal government’s scope of authority across the national energy sector. As

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API’s “State of American Energy” Speech Reflects Revisionist Reality

WASHINGTON — In his annual “State of American Energy” address, American Petroleum Institute (API) President and CEO Jack Gerard called the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) “a relic of our nation’s

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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: EPA’s Final RFS Rule Puts Future of Biofuels & Climate Policy in Hands of Oil Industry

WASHINGTON — Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its final Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) renewable volume obligations (RVOs) for 2014, 2015 and 2016 that refiners have to meet in

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API Push Poll Proved False by Real Poll

WASHINGTON — Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) President and CEO Bob Dinneen dismissed a push poll released today by the American Petroleum Institute (API), which claimed that a majority of voters

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EPA’s Final RVO Rule and the Myth of Falling Gasoline Demand

One of the oil industry’s favorite talking points in its campaign to repeal the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) is the argument that “gasoline demand is falling,” and thus refiners have

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Oil Lobby Big on Frights, Short on Facts

You have probably heard about the oil industry’s most recent game of trick or treat — heavy on the trick, light on the treat. The Big Oil PR machine has

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The President’s Climate Advisers

President Obama’s closest climate advisers have called the Renewable Fuel Standard a vital tool for the climate. But Big Oil is lying about biofuels.

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RFA Says Big Oil’s Scare Tactics are Futile

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) released the following statement in response to today’s announcement that the American Petroleum Institute (API) is launching a campaign designed to pressure the

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RFA Statement on Big Oil Anti-RFS Campaign

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) released the following statement regarding an ad campaign that is being launched by Smarter Fuel Future to call on Congress and the administration

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