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Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Oct 16, 2013 12:17 PM CDT

There is growing concern in the ethanol industry that a recent media leak that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will push for a reduction in the 2014 volumes in the Renewable Fuel Standard may have some validity to it.

In the past couple of days the nation's largest ethanol interest groups have linked ethanol's perceived importance to the Oct. 16, 1973 OPEC oil embargo and are talking about what might happen to the U.S. corn and ethanol markets if EPA decides to cut back the RFS.

In particular one rumor circulating is that EPA will propose cutting the RFS mandate ...

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