D.C. Circuit rejects rehearing in E15 suit

September 10, 2021
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit has rejected biofuels groups’ petitions for rehearing of its ruling scrapping the Trump-era authorization of 15 percent ethanol fuel (E15) for sale during the summer months, leaving ethanol producers scrambling for ways to ensure E15 sales next summer. In brief Sept. 9 per curiam decisions, the court rejects petitions for panel rehearing and rehearing by the whole court sitting en banc of its July 2 ruling in...

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