Post Tagged with: "biofuel"

Source: Reuters

U.S. Energy Department recommends granting partial retroactive waivers to refiners: sources


NEW YORK  – The U.S. Department of Energy has recommended that some of the oil refiners that applied for retroactive exemptions from the nation’s biofuel blending law be granted partial relief, two sources familiar with the matter said on …

August 5, 2020 - 12:30 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Crude Oil News, Energy News, Regulatory
U.S. Lawmaker Wants EPA Refinery Biofuel Waivers Investigated

U.S. Lawmaker Wants EPA Refinery Biofuel Waivers Investigated

From Reuters

Democratic Senator Tammy Duckworth on Wednesday asked the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Inspector General to investigate why the agency vastly expanded its use of waivers to exempt small refineries from the nation’s biofuel law.

The request, …

May 23, 2019 - 12:41 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Law, Politics & Opinions
Ethanol’s Travels

Ethanol’s Travels

The EIA released new data on ethanol’s and biodiesel’s movements by rail. Unlike other liquid fuels that are most commonly transported by pipeline, ethanol and biodiesel are more often transported by rail because both fuels attract water and other impurities …