30 Aug '12, 1pm

EPA moves forward with Renewable Fuel Standard Waiver Requests, BIO takes

EPA moves forward with Renewable Fuel Standard Waiver Requests, BIO takes

The Biotechnology Industy Organization, or BIO, is an international organization that represents the interests of biofuel companies and other biotechnology companies around the world. Recently, BIO has taken a stand against public calls for the EPA to revoke the RFS by urging the EPA to ignore those appeals. BIO’s executive vice president, Brent Erickson, claims that the ethanol mandate has led to less foreign energy dependence and a new standard in domestic fuel production. Today, 96 percent of all gasoline in the U.S. contains ethanol, as opposed to only a few years ago when ethanol was still considered a marginal source of energy.

Full article: http://greenbuildingelements.com/2012/08/30/epa-moves-for...

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