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RFS Waiver Still Under Review
Tue Nov 13, 2012 02:42 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has missed the deadline on making a decision about waiving the Renewable Fuels Standard, but will make a decision "shortly."

The 90-day deadline ended Monday for EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson to respond to petitions to waive the RFS for 2012 and 2013. In an email, an EPA spokeswoman said the agency is still working on the waiver requests from the governors of Arkansas and North Carolina.

"EPA is completing its review and analysis of the RFS waiver requests and the agency plans to reach a decision shortly," an email to DTN stated ...

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