Category: Rules and Regulations

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.

EPA to Initiate Reset Rule for Renewable Fuel Standard for 2020-2022

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is expected to propose a reset rule early 2019

Expanding Waivers for E15 and Increasing Transparency in the RIN Market

"we will protect the corn-based ethanol and biofuels that power our country" - Donald J. Trump

Effort to Reinstate Biodiesel Tax Credit for 2018

Iowa Representatives Lead Collaborative Congressional Effort to Reinstate Biodiesel Tax Credit for 2018 and Beyond