Fuels

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

RFA E85 Study is a Worthy Shakespearean Plot

Upon hearing of his wife’s death, Shakespeare’s MacBeth starts into a soliloquy about the insignificance of life, lamenting,  … It is a tale Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, Signifying nothing. If it was ever thus, it...

/ October 8, 2014

Chicago puts the brakes on E15

A political maneuver that would strong-arm Chicago’s fuel retailers into selling E15 — gasoline containing 15 percent ethanol — came to a screeching halt late last month when members of the city council’s finance committee took no vote on the proposal...

/ August 11, 2014

Let the Market Decide

AFPM President Charlie Drevna responds (RFS props big ethanol, hinders small businesses) to Sens. Grassley and Klobuchar’s charge of anti-competitive practices in The Hill on July 25th: There’s no way around it: the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) — the policy touted...

/ July 25, 2014