EPA Releases RFS
Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Fri May 29, 2015 09:59 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- While the proposed Renewable Fuel Standard keeps corn-based ethanol below the statutory 15 billion gallons for 2015 and 2016, the proposal released by EPA Friday would provide a much-needed boost for biodiesel.

In 2014, the rule proposes 13.25 billion gallons of corn-based ethanol -- or what was already blended. That number rises to 13.4 billion in 2015, and to 14 billion gallons in 2016.

Much of the anticipation on the announcement centered on the cellulosic ethanol volumes, as that industry has for months indicated there was a growing move by companies to send future investments overseas with ...

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