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The Advanced Ethanol Council, Advanced Biofuel Association, Algae Biomass Organization and Biotechnology Industry Organization delivered the letter to Reps.
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Opponents of a federal biofuel mandate plan to lay the groundwork at a Thursday Environmental Protection Agency hearing for a renewed charge to repeal the measure.
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Britain has proposed a way to lower the European Union's 2020 target for renewable energy by counting the contribution from biofuels twice, avoiding the need for billions of euros in investment, a document shows.
During the annual NE Farmers Union Conference, ethanol industry executives gave an update on the industry.
Martin said she was surprised when the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in July listed Arundo donax as an approved biofuel nationally, allowing it to be planted like corn across the U.S., despite its ability to displace native vegetationand increase flood and fire hazards.
Futures jumped 5.7 percent two days after an Energy Information Administration report showed gasoline consumption and ethanol blending above year-earlier levels.
The American Frozen Food Institute has urged the EPA to enact its proposal to slash mandated corn ethanol production by 1.4 billion gallons in 2014 while the Biotechnology Industry Organization is warning the agency that the Renewable Fuel Standard proposal will hurt the biofuels industry.
Missouri corn, cattle and ethanol producers traveled to Washington, D.C., yesterday to testify during an Environmental Protection Agency hearing on the proposed 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard rule.
BIOFUEL BACKERS HOPE NUMBERS WILL SWAY EPA: An EPA hearing Thursday showcased a biofuels industry on the ropes.
In this edition of "The Ethanol Report", Renewable Fuels Association President and CEO Bob Dinneen comments on an Associated Press article about ethanol and the environment The Environmental Protection Agency .
Supporters of the renewable fuels industry turned out en masse on Thursday, desperate for the U.S. government to change course after last month announcing a plan to lower the amount of biofuels that must be added to the fuel supply in 2014.
This month, the Environmental Protection Agency announced a reduction in 2014 biofuel mandates from 18 billion gallons to 15 billion gallons.
We have had a number of previous farmdoc daily posts discussing the potential problems in implementing the Renewable Fuels Standards due to the expanding gap between the implied mandate for renewable biofuels and the E10 blend wall .
Bjorn Lomborg, a Danish provocateur who loves to pick fights with the climate movement, argues in the New York Times this week that what people in developing nations - or as he called them, "the poor" - really want is cheap, dirty, fossil fuels to help them reach prosperity.
Plenty of oil companies dabbled briefly in biofuels during the last decade, sticking their toes in the water only to pull them back out.