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California lawmakers seek RFS credit for biomass electricity

June 14, 2018
A bipartisan group of California lawmakers is pressing EPA to grant credit under the renewable fuel standard (RFS) for electricity generated from biomass power, a step the agency has long contemplated but never widely implemented, even after it recently declared biomass a carbon-neutral source of power. In a June 11 letter , GOP Reps. Paul Cook, Doug LaMalfa, Devin Nunes, Dana Rohrabacher, David Valadao and Mimi Walters, and Democratic Reps. John Garamendi and Raul Ruiz, urge EPA to grant RFS...

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