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When will enough ethanol be enough?

In recent weeks, President Trump returned to Iowa to court U.S. farmers ahead of the official launch of his reelection campaign and to sign his much-anticipated rulemaking allowing year-round sales of E15, an unlawful action that the U.S. refining industry is challenging in court.

AFPM Statement on EPA’s Proposed E15 Rule

Chet Thompson, President and CEO of the American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM), issued the following statement on the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed rule regarding modifying the interpretation of Clean Air Act Section 211(h)(4) to extend the E10 volatility waiver to E15, on which AFPM today submitted comments.

AFPM Responds to EPA Short-Term RFS Fix

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (APFM) issued the following statement in response to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed rule to set the required volumes for the federal ethanol mandate in 2014, which recognizes and seeks to mitigate the harmful impact of exceeding the E10 blendwall.