NEWS
Myke Feinman Refine Fuels Reporter
Wed Jun 18, 2014 12:22 PM CDT

STREATOR, Ill. (DTN) -- The American Petroleum Institute sent a letter to the Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday, June 18, urging the agency to swiftly finalize the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard blending mandate.

EPA, the administrator of the RFS, had previously announced the 2014 Renewable Volume Obligation for refiners, blenders and importers would be finalized by Friday, June 20.

However, Bob Greco, API downstream group director, told reporters in a news conference Wednesday morning he expects the EPA to again delay the announcement.

By statute, the EPA is required to provide a final RVO by Nov. 30 of the preceding ...

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