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EPA Finalizes RFS Volumes for 2018 and Biomass Based Diesel Volumes for 2019

News Releases from Headquarters › Air and Radiation (OAR) EPA Finalizes RFS Volumes for 2018 and Biomass Based Diesel Volumes for 2019 11/30/2017 Contact Information: ([email protected] ) WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalized a rule that establishes the required renewable fuel volumes under the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) program for 2018, and biomass-based diesel for 2019. "Maintaining the renewable fuel standard at current levels ensures stability in the marketplace and follows through with my commitment to meet the statutory deadlines and lead the Agency by upholding the rule of law," said EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt. The Clean Air Act requires EPA to set the RFS volume requirements annually and to finalize the standards by November 30th for the following year. The final standards for 2018, and for biomass-based diesel for 2019, ...

Full article: https://www.epa.gov/newsreleases/epa-finalizes-rfs-volume...

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