EPA plans to release RFS volumes rule by New Year

November 7, 2019
EPA is planning to issue its rule setting biofuel blending volumes under the renewable fuel standard (RFS) by Dec. 31, a senior agency staffer says, indicating that EPA is likely to miss its Nov. 30 statutory deadline for issuing the rule. Benjamin Hengst, a staffer with EPA’s Office of Transportation and Air Quality, told EPA’s Clean Air Act Advisory Committee (CAAAC) in Arlington, VA, Nov. 7 that the agency now plans to release the renewable volume obligation (RVO) rule for...

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