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RedState: Great Achievements in Central Planning: The Renewable Fuel Standard

In 2005, Congress imposed the RFS on America. The RFS mandates yearly increases in the amount of ethanol that is used in motor fuel, on an increasing schedule, through 2022. Problem is, nobody anticipated a crummy economy, high gasoline prices and shrinking consumption of motor fuel.

AOL Energy: Oil Refiners Launch Counter Offensive on Obama’s ‘War on Fossil Fuels’

America's oil refiners are preparing to intensify efforts to press the federal government to drop mandates to encourage the development of advanced biofuels and counter the Obama administration's "war on fossil fuels."