Fraud

RIN Tutorial

As corn-based RIN prices have reportedly risen as a result of EPA’s Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) announcement on April 10, now might be a good time to ask: what exactly is a RIN? It’s a simple question with a complex answer,...

/ April 15, 2015

American Greed: Lord of the RINs

On Thursday at 10pm, CNBC’s American Greed recounted the story of Maryland RIN fraudster Rodney Hailey—and how he exploited EPA’s broken RFS system by making a fortune out of selling millions of fake RINs between March 2009 and December 2010.

/ January 27, 2015