March 12 -- It’s been several months now since the EPA proposed to revise the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) and reduce the amount of renewable biofuels in America’s fuel supply. This proposal is clearly flawed, but that hasn’t stopped entrenched fossil fuel interests from taking this opportunity to intensify their attacks on the RFS.
These well-funded attacks take several forms, but odds are you’ve run across them; the foreboding advertisements at a bus stop, or the slick website with a list of purported “facts” about biofuels. Almost every assault on biofuels and the RFS repeats the same dubious spin. If you’ve seen these ad campaigns, you’ll recognize these three arguments. >>View Article