26 Jul '13, 5pm

AEC to Energy & Commerce Committee: We need to separate fact from fiction when it comes to #RFS implementation

“One of the benefits of this white paper process is it allows Congress to pressure test some of the arguments being offered by the oil industry to support the notion that the RFS is not working. The oil trades have testified before Congress that buying a RIN credit is a cost of compliance with the RFS, when in fact it’s a voluntary cost of non-compliance. The oil trades are dancing around the fact that their members receive a RIN for free when they acquire a gallon of renewable fuel, and may be the ones profiting from higher RIN prices. The oil trades are pretending that they cannot blend more renewable fuel, while some of their members threaten franchisees who are trying to do just that. There are things that could be improved administratively with the RFS, including greater transparency in RIN trading markets, but hopefully this process will separate fact from fiction wh...

Full article: http://www.ethanolrfa.org/news/entry/aec-to-energy-commer...

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Evidence Withheld in BP Oil Spill Comes to Light - via @Shareaholic

Evidence Withheld in BP Oil Spill Comes to Ligh...

ens-newswire.com 26 Jul '13, 9pm

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana , July 26, 2013 (ENS) – Two companies involved in the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gu...