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Battle Lines Form Over Renewable Fuel Decision

Sitting on opposite sides of the fence, refiners and producers of biofuels are anxiously awaiting a decision by the Obama administration on the amount of renewable fuels Washington will mandate for use in the transportation sector. In November 2013, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed a significant reduction in the federally mandated volume of biofuels in its Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) for 2014. Biofuels include ethanol from corn or other crops, soy-diesel, fuel from waste...

BOOK REVIEW: Hughes Exposes the Truth About Environmental Scares

Review of POPULAR DECEPTIONS :What they haven’t told us and how much it’s going to cost Reviewed by Jay Lehr Popular Deceptions: What they haven’t told us and how much it’s going to cost By Randall L. Hughes; CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, April 10, 2014, 278 pages; ISBN-10: 1497388635, ISBN-13: 978-1497388635: $12.75 on Amazon For thirty years, energy engineer Randall Hughes has been frustrated by widespread misinformation on the subject of energy, chemical use, and other targets...

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