In: Renewable Energy
Legislators, Appeals Court Question Delay in Ethanol Mandate Implementation
- April 10, 2014
Posted April 10, 2014 Legislators and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit are asking questions over the...
Ethanol Groups Petition Supreme Court to Review CA’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard
- March 24, 2014
Posted March 24, 2014 Ethanol groups recently petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court, asking the Court to determine whether California’s low-carbon...
2015 Budget Proposes Cuts to USDA
- March 6, 2014
Posted March 6, 2014 Tuesday, the White House proposed almost $24 billion in discretionary spending for the U.S. Agriculture Department...
Lawmaker Introduces Renewable Fuel Infrastructure Bill
- February 20, 2014
Posted February 20, 2014 U.S. Representative Dave Loebsack (D-IA) recently introduced legislation that would establish a grant program for investment...
Renewable Fuels Groups Oppose EPA’s 2014 RFS
- February 4, 2014
Posted February 4, 2014 Renewable fuels groups opposed the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) proposal to reduce the 2014 renewable...
Ethanol Industry Highlights RFS Success with New Report
- January 2, 2014
Posted January 2, 2014 The Renewable Fuels Association recently released a report citing the successes of the Renewable Fuel Standard...
Senators Introduce “Corn Ethanol Mandate Elimination Act”
- December 13, 2013
Posted December 13, 2013 On Thursday, Senators Diane Feinstein (D-CA), Tom Coburn (R-OK), and Kay Hagan (D-NC) introduced a bill...
Rule Extends Permit Length for Accidental Wind Farm Eagle Kills
- December 12, 2013
Posted December 12, 2013 The Department of the Interior recently released a final rule which extends the length of permits...
Wind Energy Company Agrees to Pay $1 Million in Fines
- December 2, 2013
December 2, 2013 A wind energy company has pleaded guilty to killing birds in violation of the federal Migratory Bird...
EPA Proposes 2014 RFS, Reduces Biofuel Requirement
- November 20, 2013
Posted November 20, 2013 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently released its proposed 2014 Renewable Fuel Standards (RFS), reducing...
Ethanol Producers Await EPA Ruling on 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard
- November 14, 2013
Posted November 14, 2013 Biofuel producers and gasoline refiners are anxiously awaiting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) release...
USDA Invests in Research to Convert Beetle-Killed Trees into Biofuel
- November 13, 2013
Posted November 13, 2013 USDA recently announced an award of almost $10 million to a consortium of academic, industry and...
USDA Announces $181 for Advanced Biofuels Projects
- October 23, 2013
Posted October 23, 2013 Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack, announced the availability of $181 million to develop commercial-scale biorefineries or...
Stabenow Urges Review: Possible Manipulation of Renewable Fuels Market
- September 30, 2013
Posted September 30, 2013 Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Chairwoman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, called...
Ninth Circuit Issues Opinion in CA Low Carbon Fuel Standard Case
- September 27, 2013
Posted September 27, 2013 In Rocky Mountain Farmers Union v. Corey, et al., No. 12-15135 (9th Cir. Sept. 18, 2013),...