Fuels

EPA’s Proposed Biofuel Mandate Risks Busting the Blend Wall: The High Level Takeaway

The recent May 29 EPA proposal to set RFS rules for 2014, 2015 and 2016 has again reminded everyone of the complexity and confusion surrounding this legislation – and nowhere is that confusion more apparent than when the RFS discussion...

/ June 9, 2015

New Survey Shows That Pump Labels Are Inadequate

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) has long been concerned about the potential for misfueling by consumers at the pump – and the findings of a recent survey by the organization show this concern is well-founded.

/ June 2, 2015

Others Are Also Concerned About E15 Summer Volatility and Pump Labels

On April 27, 2015, I wrote a blog, “EPA Should Enforce Its Own RVP and Pump Label Regulations on E15.” Since then, there have been some developments on this topic, chiefly regarding consumer confusion and fears over misfueling. 

/ May 27, 2015

Hydrogen-powered cars: future or false dawn?

What can drive 300 miles on a full tank, takes minutes to refuel and has been panned by Elon Musk? No, not many of the conventional gasoline-powered cars available on the market today – we are talking about the Mirai:...

/ May 13, 2015