Wheeler Vows RFS Help For Refiners, Criticizes Push For Electric Vehicles

November 6, 2020
EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler is promising help for refiners with “out of control” renewable fuel standard (RFS) compliance costs, but warning refiners and their biofuels-producing rivals that they both face a common enemy with the expanded use of electric vehicles (EVs) -- a policy a potential Biden administration might pursue. In a recent interview with American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) President and CEO Chet Thompson, posted to AFPM’s website and dated Nov. 3, Wheeler said the price of RFS...

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