Environment & Energy

Corn, Biofuel Boosters Pressure Pence Before Iowa Visit

Aug. 12, 2020, 10:36 PM

Iowa ethanol and biodiesel advocates are pressing the Trump admin. to swiftly deliver on promises to bolster renewable fuels, warning that voters in the state are increasingly skeptical of the commitment to the sector.

  • “Iowa may very well hang in the balance,” and action is important now, before Election Day, said the Iowa Corn Growers Association, Iowa Renewable Fuels Association, Iowa Soybean Association and Iowa Biodiesel Board in letter to Vice President Mike Pence ahead of his visit to the state this week
  • Groups say EPA should reject dozens ofrefinery applications for retroactive waivers of biofuel-blending requirements and set...

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