The Environmental Protection Agency’s proposal to reduce the amount of renewable fuels that must be blended into the nation’s gasoline supply strikes a blow to conventional ethanol production and dampens the prospects for further development of advanced biofuels, Farm Bureau said in comments recently submitted to the agency.
Renewable fuels have been a tremendous success story for the nation as a whole—reducing the country’s dependence on foreign crude oil, decreasing air pollution, increasing farm incomes and providing good paying jobs in rural America.
RFS Proposal Threatens U.S. Energy Independence, Farm Economy
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