Fri Nov 21, 2014 11:33 AM CST

OAKHURST, N.J. (DTN) --- The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers today filed a notice of intent to sue the Environmental Protection Agency for failure to issue the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard.

The required notice under the Clean Air Act is the first step in initiating formal litigation over the agency's failure to promulgate the annual renewable fuel volumes to the RFS by Nov. 30 of the preceding year, meaning the agency should have finalized the 2014 RFS rule on or before Nov. 30, 2013.

EPA Friday issued a notice announcing it would not finalize 2014 volume standards before the end ...

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