renewable fuel

Use Costly Corn for Feed, Not Fuel, Texas Governor Urges

Use Costly Corn for Feed, Not Fuel, Texas Governor Urges

WASHINGTON, DC, June 25, 2008 (ENS) – Texas Governor Rick Perry is asking the federal government to reduce by half the amount of corn-based ethanol that must be blended into the national fuel supply under the national Renewable Fuel Standard, RFS. Instead of being used for fuel, the governor wants that corn to feed livestock…

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.…