#Ethanol reduces greenhouse gas emissions, boosts local economies and lowers our dependence on foreign oil, Bob Dinneen writes. President-elect Donald Trump knows there’s no reason to reverse course on the #RFS.
The governors of Nebraska, Iowa and South Dakota thanked President-Elect Donald Trump for his support of biofuels and the RFS. Bob Dinneen said he was confident Trump “will continue to support the RFS and expanded production and use of fuel ethanol during his administration.”
New RFA analysis shows that automakers approve #E15 in more than 80% of new 2017 vehicles. RFA chief Bob Dinneen applauded Hyundai, which joins the “E15 club” for the first time, for helping to expand the acceptance and approval of the fuel blend amongst manufacturers.
The EPA announced today it is raising RFS volumes for 2017 in its final rule. RFA chief Bob Dinneen thanked the agency for raising the requirement for conventional biofuels to its statutory level of 15 billion gallons ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, saying, “the move will send a positive signal to investors, rippling throughout our economy and environment.