EPA: One denial among 53 requests for waivers from biofuel mandate

On Thursday, the EPA refused to disclose to senators the names of oil companies that received “hardship” waivers that exempt small-volume refineries from having to comply with the Renewable Fuel Standard. However, it revealed that 53 waivers were requested for 2016 and 2017, and that one was denied, four are under review, and 48 were… » Read More

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