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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Andeavor Refineries Receiving RFS Waivers is ‘Outrageous Abuse of the Statute,’ Says RFA

WASHINGTON — Earlier today, Reuters reported that EPA has exempted several refineries owned by one of the nation’s largest oil refining companies, Andeavor, from compliance with the 2016 Renewable Fuel

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Final 2018 RVO Represents ‘Marked Improvement’ Over Proposal

WASHINGTON – The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released today its final Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) renewable volume obligations (RVOs) for 2018. The agency finalized a total renewable fuel volume of

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RFA: ‘No Legal or Statutory Basis’ for EPA to Further Lower 2018 RFS Requirements

WASHINGTON – The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) filed comments Thursday on EPA’s recent Notice of Data Availability (NODA) that sought additional solicitation on whether the agency should further reduce the

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‘No Rationale for Further Reducing’ 2018 RFS RVO, RFA Says in Response to EPA Notice

WASHINGTON – Today, the Environmental Protection Agency issued a Notice of Data Availability (NODA), seeking comment on potential options for reductions in the biomass-based diesel, advanced biofuel and total renewable

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RFA to EPA: Maintain 15 BG Conventional Renewable Fuel RVO, Increase Cellulosic Requirements

WASHINGTON – The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) submitted comments today to EPA on its proposed 2018 Renewable Fuel Standard renewable volume obligations (RVOs), strongly supporting the 15 billion gallon (BG) requirement

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RFS Proposal Stays the Course By Maintaining Conventional Biofuel Requirement at Statutory Level

WASHINGTON – Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its proposed Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) renewable volume obligations (RVOs) for 2018. The agency proposed a total renewable fuel volume of 19.24

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This Thanksgiving, American Farmers and Consumers Can Thank EPA for Raising Final 2017 RVO

WASHINGTON — Today, the Environmental Protection Agency released its final Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS2) renewable volume obligations (RVOs) for 2017. The agency finalized a total renewable fuel volume of 19.28

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EPA’s Final RVO for Conventional Renewable Fuel Simply Has to be 15 Billion Gallons—Here’s Why…

In late May, EPA proposed Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) blending requirements for 2017, including an obligation of 14.8 billion gallons (bg) for conventional renewable fuels like corn ethanol.  EPA’s proposed

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RFA to EPA: Raise the Conventional Renewable Fuel 2017 RFS RVO to Statutory Requirement

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) submitted comments today to EPA on its proposed 2017 Renewable Fuel Standard renewable volume obligations (RVO), urging the agency to raise the requirement

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