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Lightning Sends 882,000 Gallons of Gasoline Up in Smoke

Lightning Sends 882,000 Gallons of Gasoline Up in Smoke

KANSAS CITY, Kansas, June 4, 2008 (ENS) – A giant fire at a diesel and gasoline distribution terminal continues to burn this evening 24 hours after it was touched off by lightning, sending billowing clouds of black smoke into the air over Kansas City. Fire department officials believe the fire was started around 7:30 p.m.…

U.S. Renewable Fuels Standard Going Up

U.S. Renewable Fuels Standard Going Up

WASHINGTON, DC, February 12, 2008 (ENS) – The amount of ethanol and biodiesel Americans burn in their cars and trucks is increasing by law. The 2008 renewable fuels standard will be raised to 7.76 percent, nearly doubling the current standard of of 4.66 percent to comply with the new energy bill enacted late last year.…