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Official: RFS Cannot Be Met
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Wed Jun 26, 2013 05:21 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Federal experts on renewable fuels stated in various ways Wednesday that biofuels are under pressure from a variety of factors that raise increasing doubts about the ability to meet higher production levels or blends of ethanol.

A subcommittee of the House Energy & Commerce Committee held the first of what is likely to be a series of hearings this summer over the Renewable Fuels Standard and its effects on the economy and environment. The hearings reflect growing doubts in Congress from members of both parties over the costs of further expanding biofuel production.

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