Gasoline

Hawaii Repeals its Ethanol Mandate

Hawaii governor David Ige took a welcome step towards consumer choice when he signed a bill earlier this month repealing the state’s ethanol mandate – a requirement to blend the Aloha State’s gasoline supply with ten percent ethanol.

/ July 8, 2015

CGEP: The Future of the Renewable Fuel Standard

On June 16, Columbia University’s Center on Global Energy Policy (CGEP) hosted a debate on the future of the RFS, using CGEP non-resident fellow Dr James Stock’s April paper titled The Renewable Fuel Standard: A Path Forward as its starting point.

/ June 22, 2015

Production up, emissions down

U.S. fuel and petrochemical manufacturers have made considerable investments and made tremendous progress in reducing emissions – and as production increases, emissions have decreased.  

/ June 9, 2015

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