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RFA Testifies at Ozone Hearing on E10 Volatility Waiver

RFA Testifies at Ozone Hearing on E10 Volatility Waiver

January 29, 2015

RFA’s Bob Dinneen testified before the EPA today on a proposal to lower the NAAQS ozone levels.

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A Cursory Update of a Failed Theory

A Cursory Update of a Failed Theory

January 29, 2015

RFA’s Bob Dinneen comments on Tim Searchinger’s new paper on food vs. fuel and ILUC, which reuses theories that have long been disproven.

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Georgia Welcomes E15

Georgia Welcomes E15

January 27, 2015

Georgia has become the 16th state to offer E15.

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Former U.S. Trade Rep. Ron Kirk to Keynote the National Ethanol Conference

Former U.S. Trade Rep. Ron Kirk to Keynote the National Ethanol Conference

January 27, 2015

Former U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk will deliver the keynote address at the NEC on Feb. 19.

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Major Gasoline Retailer Sheetz Expands E15 in the Mid-Atlantic

Major Gasoline Retailer Sheetz Expands E15 in the Mid-Atlantic

January 20, 2015

Sheetz announced today that 60 of its locations in North Carolina will offer E15 by the spring of 2016.

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Biofuels Should be Acknowledged as Essential Part of the Energy Mix at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week

Biofuels Should be Acknowledged as Essential Part of the Energy Mix at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week

January 20, 2015

GRFA repeated its call in Abu Dhabi for participants to bring biofuels to the top of the sustainability, economic and climate change agenda.

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Biofuels Should be Part of the Mix: FAO Director-General

Biofuels Should be Part of the Mix: FAO Director-General

January 20, 2015

GRFA applauds FAO Director-General Jose Graziano da Silva for his support of biofuels as a key part of the global agriculture complex.

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RFS Amendment Would Set U.S. Energy Agenda Back Decades

RFS Amendment Would Set U.S. Energy Agenda Back Decades

January 16, 2015

RFA responds to an amendment to the Keystone bill that would eliminate corn ethanol from the RFS.

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Quad County Corn Processors, Syngenta Join AEC

Quad County Corn Processors, Syngenta Join AEC

January 15, 2015

The AEC welcomes Quad County Corn Processors and Syngenta as new members.

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Ethanol Producers Met 2014 Statutory RFS Requirements … Even Without a Final Rule from EPA

Ethanol Producers Met 2014 Statutory RFS Requirements … Even Without a Final Rule from EPA

January 15, 2015

New EPA RIN generation data show that the statutory 2014 RFS requirements could have easily been met and that the RFS waiver proposed by EPA was totally unnecessary.

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Brazilian Ph.D. Candidate Awarded NEC Scholarship

Brazilian Ph.D. Candidate Awarded NEC Scholarship

January 15, 2015

RFA and RFF have awarded Ph.D. candidate and Visiting Scholar Laís Thomaz a scholarship to attend the 20th annual National Ethanol Conference.

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Oregon Clean Fuels Program Takes Sensible Approach to Indirect Effects

Oregon Clean Fuels Program Takes Sensible Approach to Indirect Effects

January 07, 2015

RFA praises Oregon for its decision to exclude indirect emissions in its calculations of the carbon intensity of fuels under its Clean Fuels Program.

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Sensenbrenner Introduces Legislation Requesting Redundant E15 Study

Sensenbrenner Introduces Legislation Requesting Redundant E15 Study

January 07, 2015

In response to legislation introduced by Rep. Sensenbrenner, RFA’s Bob Dinneen calls for the congressman to accept that E15 is good for consumers, air quality, and energy security.

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RFA Systematically Debunks University of Minnesota Findings

RFA Systematically Debunks University of Minnesota Findings

December 18, 2014

RFA has released a report that counters conclusions made by university researchers who claim that ethanol is more harmful to humans and the environment than gasoline.

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The RFS Celebrates Seven Years of Success

The RFS Celebrates Seven Years of Success

December 17, 2014

With the seventh anniversary of the signing of EISA approaching, RFA compiled a report that examines the impact of the RFS on the economy, agriculture, the environment, fuel prices, and more.

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A Step in the Right Direction

A Step in the Right Direction

December 16, 2014

The U.S. Senate has passed a short-term tax extenders bill that retroactively applies tax incentives to 2014.

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FDA Clarifies Animal Food Regulations in Supplemental Rulemaking

FDA Clarifies Animal Food Regulations in Supplemental Rulemaking

December 16, 2014

RFA has submitted comments to the FDA on its supplemental rulemaking proposal outlining best practices for the regulation of animal food.

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Biofuels are the Answer to Reducing Global Transport GHG Emissions: GRFA

Biofuels are the Answer to Reducing Global Transport GHG Emissions: GRFA

December 09, 2014

Today, the GRFA stressed that biofuels are one of the most commercially-viable and environmentally-friendly transportation fuel alternatives to crude oil.

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California’s ILUC Analysis Must Consider Newly Released Real-World Data

California’s ILUC Analysis Must Consider Newly Released Real-World Data

December 08, 2014

RFA calls on CARB to adjust its ILUC analysis to better reflect real-world land use patterns.

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E15 Debuts in Florida

E15 Debuts in Florida

December 03, 2014

Protec Fuel will begin to offer E15 in Florida today at retail stations in Ft. Meyers and Sarasota.

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