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Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Mon Nov 4, 2013 11:16 AM CST

A number of national biofuels trade groups asked the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit Nov. 1 to allow them to intervene in a lawsuit that attempts to force the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to scale back 2013 volumes in the Renewable Fuel Standard.

The suit filed by Monroe Energy, the American Petroleum Institute and the American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers on Oct. 16, the groups ask the court to consider whether the volumes set by EPA were set in an "arbitrary and capricious" manner in the Administrative Procedure Act.

The Biotechnology Industry Organization, Growth Energy, ...

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