Fuels

Estados Unidos y Mexico: Socios en Energia (Part 1)

As the political debate about the U.S.- Mexico border is heating up the campaign trail, there’s another border debate brewing around energy policy. Mexico’s historic energy reforms are venturing into new phases this year, particularly in relation to the downstream...

/ August 8, 2016

Ethanol lobbyist group’s CFTC complaint further evidence of broken RFS

Alarm bells have been ringing recently at the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA), and its latest response was to write to both the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, alleging that obligated parties (such as refiners) are...

/ August 3, 2016

Senators’ RFS appeal doesn’t match market reality

A letter from a bipartisan group of 39 senators was sent to EPA on Friday, urging the agency to increase the 2017 renewable volume obligations (RVOs) to the lofty levels set out by Congress back in 2007. It’s an idea...

/ June 29, 2016

AFPM President Chet Thompson’s oral testimony on RFS implementation

Good morning Chairman Whitfield, Ranking Member Rush, and members of the Subcommittee. I appreciate the opportunity to testify before you today.

/ June 22, 2016