posted on December 6, 2013 at 5:59 PM
The Environmental Protection Agency held a hearing this week on a proposal to reduce the amount of ethanol to be blended into U.S. gasoline.
posted on November 22, 2013 at 6:44 PM
The Environmental Protection Agency, or EPA, proposed reducing the amount of renewable fuels blended into America’s gasoline and diesel supplies next year by nearly 3 billion gallons.
posted on November 15, 2013 at 6:52 PM
Washington responded to soaring gasoline prices by including a Renewable Fuels Standard, or RFS, in the 2005 Energy Bill. The RFS established an ethanol production mandate requiring 4 billion gallons of the renewable fuel be blended with gasoline...
posted on March 15, 2013 at 4:57 PM
Ethanol enthusiasts celebrated this week. But the reason for the milestone was not welcomed by all. The American Coalition for Ethanol held what it called a birthday party in Washington, D.C., complete with a cake.
posted on February 1, 2013 at 6:12 PM
U.S. agriculture is still reeling from the worst drought in half a century. While farmers produced the 8th largest corn crop in history, the 2012 harvest was still well below expectations.
posted on November 16, 2012 at 5:06 PM
The Environmental Protection Agency denied a multi-state request for a waiver on the Renewable Fuels Standard.
posted on October 6, 2011 at 5:21 PM
The current Renewable Fuels Standard, or RFS requires U.S. motorists to power their cars with 36 billion gallons of alternative fuels by 2022. Ethanol from corn would comprise nearly a third of the total with the rest being covered by biodiesel,...