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Thu May 8, 2014 02:18 PM CDT

STREATOR, Ill. (DTN) -- Several biofuels groups and companies sent a letter to President Barack Obama on Thursday urges the administration not to slash the Renewable Fuel Standard mandates for 2014. The groups said cuts would have significant negative effects on climate change.

The letter was signed by biofuels advocacy groups Renewable Fuels Association, Growth Energy, Biotechnology Industry Organization, the Advanced Ethanol Council, the National Corn Growers Association, and biofuels producers and technology companies POET, Abengoa Bioenergy, DSM, and DuPont.

"The good news is that our nation has reduced energy related emissions of carbon pollution in recent years and we ...

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