This American Land: Cellulosic ethanol featured on PBS

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There’s a great story to be told in America today and it has to do with the cellulosic ethanol industry. Three major commercial scale cellulosic facilities are coming online this year, the product of years of innovation and hard work, buttressed by the Renewable Fuel Standard.

What the State of the Union Missed

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The President's proposal to cut back on renewable fuel in 2014 contradicts his rhetorical support for an "all of the above" energy policy. At the same time, progress toward clean, alternative fuels is a very real and undertold story.

Major gas station operator to offer E15

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Convenience store operator MAPCO Express, Inc., one of the largest company-operated retail chains in the United States, announced today it will begin offering E15 to customers. As more gas stations invest in renewable fuel infrastructure, the so-called "blend wall" comes crashing down.

New Year, Same Spin

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It’s no surprise the oil industry is taking yet another opportunity to spread misinformation about the Renewable Fuel Standard and its role in promoting viable alternatives to oil

Celebrating Six Years of the RFS – New Report Proves Success

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Just six years later, tremendous progress has been made toward achieving the original objectives of the expanded RFS. Renewable fuel production and consumption has grown dramatically. Dependence on petroleum—particularly imports of refined products—is down significantly. Greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation sector have fallen.

Today’s Senate Hearing: E15 and GHGs

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Representatives from the Environmental Working Group (EWG) and the American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) plan to cite a number of bogus and debunked studies related to E15 and greenhouse gas emissions in their testimony.

Read our letter to the Administration on proposed changes to the RFS

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We are extremely troubled by early reports suggesting that instead of staying on course and pushing the oil industry to meet the goals of the RFS and blend more low carbon fuel, the EPA may be developing a proposal for 2014 renewable volume obligations (RVOs) under the RFS that would reward the oil companies for refusing to comply with the program.

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