TITLE

Jousting continues over Renewable Fuel Standard mandate

AUTHOR(S)
Bennett, David
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press Exclusive Insight;10/15/2012, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a debate on the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS), a mandate for blending into the 2012 U.S. fuel of 13.8 billion gallons of ethanol in 2013. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is being pushed by governors of Arkansas, North Carolina and Delaware to suspend the RFS. A letter by Senator Orrin Hatch urged EPA administrator Lisa Jackson to exercise EPA's waiver authority for the RFS.
ACCESSION #
83355064

 

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