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Should RFS Quit Cellulosic?
Katie Micik DTN Markets Editor
Fri Apr 19, 2013 08:51 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- It's a tough environment in Washington, but it's even worse if you're working on behalf of ethanol, Clean Fuels Development Coalition director Doug Durante told an ethanol forum Thursday in Omaha.

"We are under an all-out assault by the petroleum industry, and it's taking a toll," he said.

The days of broad, sweeping energy bills are gone. The ethanol industry, which owes much of its growth to 2005 and 2007 energy bills, has to defend its market share and engineer a way past the blend wall -- the level in which the industry's production meets the federally-mandated ...

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