28 Feb '17, 2pm

Biofuel, fossil-fuel lobbyists join to fight electric-car incentives

Stephen Edelstein Feb 28, 2017 Big square baler harvesting wheat straw for production of cellulosic ethanol Enlarge Photo As the old saying goes: the enemy of my enemy is my friend. The biofuel and fossil-fuel lobbies have argued in the past over the blending of biofuels with the general fuel supply. But now the two groups have found something they can agree on. DON'T MISS: Sierra Club to sue EPA over failure to report on ethanol A U.S. biofuel-lobbying group is courting the oil industry to fight subsidies for electric cars, saying they are a threat to both businesses, according to Reuters. Biofuel and oil lobbies can work together on regulatory and other issues, Renewable Fuels Association president Bob Dinneen told the news service on the sidelines of an annual meeting last week. "Our objectives will align more times than not," Dinneen told two oil-industry representativ...

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