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Pruitt's Reluctance To Increase RFS Goals May Get Help From Court Ruling

August 11, 2017
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is signaling reluctance to increase future renewable fuel standard (RFS) production goals for advanced and cellulosic biofuels based off what he sees as limited infrastructure and demand for the fuels, and his position may get a boost from an appellate ruling backing EPA's method for setting some RFS targets. In an Aug. 8 interview with Radio Iowa , Pruitt appeared to resist ongoing calls by advanced and cellulosic fuels producers to increase the volumes of these...

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