New EIA Data Confirms Ethanol Demand Destruction in 2018

  Total Ethanol Consumption and Average Blend Rate Both Saw Year-Over-Year Declines Data released today by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) reveals the extensive damage to 2018 ethanol demand that

Share
New Study: RFS2 Has Reduced GHG Emissions by 600 Million Metric Tons, Beating EPA Expectations

A new study released today finds that the expanded Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS2) has been a tremendous success in reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, with nearly 600 million metric tons

Share
On Eleventh Anniversary, RFS2 ‘Has Unquestionably Lived Up to its Promise’

Eleven years ago today, President George W. Bush signed into law what has become the single most successful clean fuels policy in the United States–the expanded Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS2).

Share
RFA Urges EPA ‘to Faithfully and Strictly Enforce’ Final 2019 Conventional Biofuel Requirement Without Erosion from Small Refiner Waivers

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released today its final Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) renewable volume obligations (RVOs) for 2019. The agency finalized a total renewable fuel volume of 19.92 billion

Share
RFA Statement on Joining USDA Secretary At NYSE Event to Celebrate Agriculture’s Contribution to Economy

Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) Executive Vice President Geoff Cooper and other guests representing America’s agriculture industry joined Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue as he rang the closing bell at the

Share
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

Share
‘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

Share
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

Share