Category: Rules and Regulations

10th Circuit Court Reverses EPA decision on Small Refinery Exemptions

In a major victory for the biofuels industry, the 10th Circuit Court overturns three Small Refinery Exemptions for large refineries.

President Trump Signs Federal Biodiesel Tax Credit

Trump signs the Federal Biodiesel Blender's Tax Credit into law, granting the biodiesel industry a little more certainty.

Small Refinery Exemptions: What Are They?

A small refinery had to prove that complying with the requirements of RFS1 would be a “disproportionate economic hardship.”

EPA Grants 2018 Small Refinery Exemptions

EPA’s announcement effectively reduces demand for renewable fuels and impact RIN pricing.

No Impact to RINAlliance Clients Expected from EPA RIN Reforms

The final rule will allow us to continue to help RINAlliance clients participate in the RIN markets

Iowa Governor Reynolds Testifies in EPA Public Hearing

"I leave here asking the EPA to rein in the small refinery exemptions and finalize a solid RVP rule that removes barriers for E15 without replacing them with new ones."

EPA Proposes RIN Market Reform and E15 RVP Waiver

EPA is requesting input on RIN market reforms outlined by the President and EPA.

Biodiesel Tax Credit Introduced to U.S. Senate

On February 28, the federal Biodiesel Tax Credit was introduced in the Senate as part of a tax extenders package.