RFS Legal Challenge Launched
Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Mon Jan 11, 2016 03:36 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- In what could be the first of many legal challenges to the latest Renewable Fuel Standard volume requirements, ethanol and agriculture industry groups on Friday petitioned a federal appeals court to hear a challenge to the RFS finalized by EPA in November 2015.

The petition was filed by Americans for Clean Energy, American Coalition for Ethanol, Biotechnology Innovation Organization, Growth Energy, National Corn Growers Association, National Sorghum Producers and the Renewable Fuels Association in the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.

A preliminary listing of "issues to be raised" in the court of appeals ...

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