EPA delay threatens ethanol growth

Laws, Forrest
December 2009
Southwest Farm Press;12/17/2009, Vol. 36 Issue 24, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has delayed until 2010 a ruling on whether fuel suppliers in the country can increase the amount of ethanol in motorists' tanks from 10 to 15 percent. According to the Renewable Fuels Associations, the said delay is a threat to the growth of the country's ethanol industry. The article reports that some members of the U.S. Congress, such as Senator Charles Grassley, also oppose the delay.


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