24 Dec '12, 7pm

Green Blog: Food vs. Fuel in 2013

Agence France-Presse — Getty Images Workers harvesting sugar cane in Sertãozinho, Brazil, for use in ethanol production. In coming days, the Environmental Protection Agency’s to-do list will include setting a standard for the amount of advanced biofuels that refiners will be required to blend into gasoline and diesel supplies in 2013. The question is tricky because production in one category, cellulosic fuel from nonfood sources like corn cobs, stalks, wood chips and garbage, has not met the target set by Congress. The E.P.A. has the authority to adjust the quotas as needed, but the issue is complicated. The quotas were laid out in 2007 when Congress established a renewable fuel standard . Under its targets, production of cellulosic fuel was supposed to hit one billion gallons next year, up from 500 million in 2012, 250 million in 2011 and 100 million in 2010. But so far o...

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Food vs. Fuel in 2013

green.blogs.nytimes.com 24 Dec '12, 7pm

Agence France-Presse — Getty Images Workers harvesting sugar cane in Sertãozinho, Brazil, for use in ethanol production. I...

Food vs. Fuel in 2013

green.blogs.nytimes.com 24 Dec '12, 7pm

Agence France-Presse — Getty Images Workers harvesting sugar cane in Sertãozinho, Brazil, for use in ethanol production. I...

Food vs. Fuel in 2013

green.blogs.nytimes.com 24 Dec '12, 7pm

Agence France-Presse — Getty Images Workers harvesting sugar cane in Sertãozinho, Brazil, for use in ethanol production. I...

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