Ethanol and Agriculture Groups Challenge Anti-Biofuels Effort

WASHINGTON — Ethanol and agriculture industry groups came together today to advocate for continued funding of U.S. blender pump initiatives and U.S. export promotion efforts in a letter to the

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Reckless Paean to Big Oil

WASHINGTON — Today, Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) was once again joined by Reps. Jim Costa (D-Calif.), Steve Womack (R-Ark.), and Peter Welch (D-Vt.) in re-introducing the RFS Reform Act. In

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The RFS Celebrates Seven Years of Success

WASHINGTON, D.C. — This Friday marks the seventh anniversary of the signing into law of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA). The law expanded the Renewable Fuel

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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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API Says Extending Domestic Fuel Supply Lowers Consumer Gas Prices—Who Knew!?

Add another file to the Big Oil hypocrisy dossier. Yesterday, the American Petroleum Institute (API) released a study arguing that the fracking boom has led to dramatically lower prices for

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Five Reasons to Love the RFS

Here are five reasons to love the Renewable Fuel Standard.

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“Pump”: An In-Depth Look at the Effects of Big Oil’s Monopoly—and How America Can Break It

Not often do small town farm kids from Kansas make it to Hollywood’s big screen, but I am fortunate enough to be one of those, if even for just a

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Rail Congestion Must Get Resolved — Without Favoring Bakken Crude

WASHINGTON — Today, Bob Dinneen, president and CEO of the Renewable Fuels Association, submitted written testimony to the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, which held a hearing

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RFA Stresses Difference Between Ethanol and Crude Oil

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) released a new tank car proposal that seeks to enhance the safe transportation of hazardous materials, including ethanol and crude

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Pain at the Pump: Exxon, BP, ConocoPhillips, Chevron & Shell Earn “F” in Consumer Choice Report Card

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A new “Consumer Choice Report Card” released by the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) grades some of the largest, most well-known retail gasoline chains based on whether they

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