Results tagged energy+policy+act

Washington Examiner: Examiner Editorial: Congress should repeal the ethanol mandate

Government mandates are set to cost consumers billions in 2014, and not just in health care, according to Bloomberg News. The Renewable Fuel Standard requires refiners to mix ethanol into gasoline for consumers' cars and trucks.

National Geographic: Congress’s Affair With Ethanol: Love Gone Wrong?

Recently, Congress upped the ethanol mandate with two renewable fuel standards: the 2005 Energy Policy Act “required 7.5 billion gallons of renewable fuel to be blended into gasoline by 2012” and the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 greatly expanded the program by: