The Truth About Cars » Biofuels http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Tue, 03 May 2016 16:30:07 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Virginia Tech Transforms Corn Stover Into Hydrogen http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/04/virginia-tech-transforms-corn-stover-hydrogen/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/04/virginia-tech-transforms-corn-stover-hydrogen/#comments Tue, 14 Apr 2015 12:00:04 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1043722 Just as corn kernels have found their way into gas tanks, corn stover could soon end up in fuel cells. A team of Virginia Tech researchers used previous research by Professor Percival Zhang and his team into xylose to turn corn stover — husks, stalks and cobs — into hydrogen through a genetic algorithm model […]

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Just as corn kernels have found their way into gas tanks, corn stover could soon end up in fuel cells. A team of Virginia Tech researchers used previous research by Professor Percival Zhang and his team into xylose to turn corn stover — husks, stalks and cobs — into hydrogen through a genetic algorithm model […]

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Republican Presidential Hopefuls Discuss Ethanol In Iowa http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/03/republican-presidential-hopefuls-discuss-ethanol-iowa/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/03/republican-presidential-hopefuls-discuss-ethanol-iowa/#comments Wed, 11 Mar 2015 12:00:22 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1020145 A handful of Republican presidential hopefuls converged upon Iowa last weekend to discuss the pros and cons of ethanol. Autoblog reports U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, former governors Mike Huckabee of Arkansas and Jeb Bush of Florida, and Govs. Chris Christie of New Jersey and Scott Walker of Wisconsin debated ethanol and the federal […]

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A handful of Republican presidential hopefuls converged upon Iowa last weekend to discuss the pros and cons of ethanol. Autoblog reports U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, former governors Mike Huckabee of Arkansas and Jeb Bush of Florida, and Govs. Chris Christie of New Jersey and Scott Walker of Wisconsin debated ethanol and the federal […]

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Feinstein-Toomey Bill Seeks To Push Other Biofuels Over Corn Ethanol http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/03/feinstein-toomey-bill-seeks-push-biofuels-corn-ethanol/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/03/feinstein-toomey-bill-seeks-push-biofuels-corn-ethanol/#comments Mon, 09 Mar 2015 12:00:15 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1017954 With one attempt shot down thus far, two U.S. senators are issuing a standalone bill to reduce the use of corn-based ethanol at the pump. According to Hemmings Daily, the Corn Ethanol Mandate Elimination Act of 2015 introduced by Dianne Feinstein of California and Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania would call for a modification of the […]

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With one attempt shot down thus far, two U.S. senators are issuing a standalone bill to reduce the use of corn-based ethanol at the pump. According to Hemmings Daily, the Corn Ethanol Mandate Elimination Act of 2015 introduced by Dianne Feinstein of California and Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania would call for a modification of the […]

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T&E: First-Gen Biofuel Use In EU Face 6 Percent Cap By 2020 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/02/te-first-gen-biofuel-use-eu-face-6-percent-cap-2020/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/02/te-first-gen-biofuel-use-eu-face-6-percent-cap-2020/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:00:50 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1008250 Much like in the U.S., biofuel is an ongoing concern in the European Union, where those opposed recently gained a victory in restricting its use. European sustainable transportation group Transportation & Environment announced the EU Parliament’s Environment Committee decision this week to cap the amount of biofuel introduced into the continent’s fuel supply, restricting first-gen […]

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Much like in the U.S., biofuel is an ongoing concern in the European Union, where those opposed recently gained a victory in restricting its use. European sustainable transportation group Transportation & Environment announced the EU Parliament’s Environment Committee decision this week to cap the amount of biofuel introduced into the continent’s fuel supply, restricting first-gen […]

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EPA Sets Lower 2013 Cellulosic Ethanol Use Requirement http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/04/epa-sets-lower-2013-cellulosic-ethanol-use-requirement/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/04/epa-sets-lower-2013-cellulosic-ethanol-use-requirement/#comments Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:30:22 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=809314 Earlier this week, the Environmental Protection Agency put in place 2013 requirements for cellulosic ethanol for automotive use in the United States at 810,000 gallons, an amount far short of the 1 billion gallons Congress desired seven years earlier when the Renewable Fuel Standard Act came into force. The Detroit News reports production of the […]

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Earlier this week, the Environmental Protection Agency put in place 2013 requirements for cellulosic ethanol for automotive use in the United States at 810,000 gallons, an amount far short of the 1 billion gallons Congress desired seven years earlier when the Renewable Fuel Standard Act came into force. The Detroit News reports production of the […]

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Where Are Our Green Car Priorities? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/what-is-americas-fuel-economy/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/07/what-is-americas-fuel-economy/#comments Fri, 15 Jul 2011 17:04:42 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=402839 As a relatively pragmatic person who generally chooses the imperfect-yet-achievable path rather than agonizing over the perfect-but-unattainable goal, this chart [from a fascinating Boston Consulting report, in PDF here]  frustrates me. I understand why Americans choose hybrid-electric cars as their most favored “green car” technology, but from their it gets fairly crazy. EVs are fantastic […]

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As a relatively pragmatic person who generally chooses the imperfect-yet-achievable path rather than agonizing over the perfect-but-unattainable goal, this chart [from a fascinating Boston Consulting report, in PDF here]  frustrates me. I understand why Americans choose hybrid-electric cars as their most favored “green car” technology, but from their it gets fairly crazy. EVs are fantastic […]

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Senate Votes To Repeal Ethanol Tax Credits http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/senate-votes-to-repeal-ethanol-tax-credits/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/06/senate-votes-to-repeal-ethanol-tax-credits/#comments Fri, 17 Jun 2011 15:32:51 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=399203 Cracks continued to in the ethanol industry’s once-impregnable political vanguard, as the San Francisco Chronicle reports that the Senate has voted to roll back the Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit (VEETC) as well as import tariffs on foreign-produced ethanol. This rollback of multi-billion-dollar ethanol credits failed earlier in the week, when the Detroit News reports […]

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Cracks continued to in the ethanol industry’s once-impregnable political vanguard, as the San Francisco Chronicle reports that the Senate has voted to roll back the Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit (VEETC) as well as import tariffs on foreign-produced ethanol. This rollback of multi-billion-dollar ethanol credits failed earlier in the week, when the Detroit News reports […]

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Ethanol In Germany: Education Is Not The Answer http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/ethanol-in-germany-education-is-not-the-answer/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/ethanol-in-germany-education-is-not-the-answer/#comments Sat, 14 May 2011 15:41:02 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=394928 TTAC has paid close attention to the fortunes of ethanol in the United States, where grossly wasteful subsidies have forced the corn-derived fuel into the fuel supply in growing percentages, drawing backlash from small but vocal portions of the population. But much of the ethanol ire is directed at higher blends like the recently-approved E15 […]

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TTAC has paid close attention to the fortunes of ethanol in the United States, where grossly wasteful subsidies have forced the corn-derived fuel into the fuel supply in growing percentages, drawing backlash from small but vocal portions of the population. But much of the ethanol ire is directed at higher blends like the recently-approved E15 […]

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Bipartisan Bill Seeks To End Cornerstone Ethanol Subsidy http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/bipartisan-bill-seeks-to-end-cornerstone-ethanol-subsidy/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/bipartisan-bill-seeks-to-end-cornerstone-ethanol-subsidy/#comments Wed, 11 May 2011 19:36:18 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=394631 Yesterday evening I directed some ire at President Obama’s continued reliance on ethanol as a major plank of his do-nothing transportation/energy agenda, noting That extra money for 10,000 E15-capable pumps? That’s because no gas station owner will pay to install a pump for a kind of fuel that only cars built since 2001 can use… […]

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Yesterday evening I directed some ire at President Obama’s continued reliance on ethanol as a major plank of his do-nothing transportation/energy agenda, noting That extra money for 10,000 E15-capable pumps? That’s because no gas station owner will pay to install a pump for a kind of fuel that only cars built since 2001 can use… […]

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What’s Wrong With This Picture: Fixing Transportation Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-fixing-transportation-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-fixing-transportation-edition/#comments Tue, 10 May 2011 23:07:58 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=394498 President Obama devoted his weekly address to energy and transportation policy this week, speaking to the nation from an Allison hybrid bus transmission plant in Indiana. A White House blog post accompanying video of the President’s speech included a large infographic on “The Obama Energy Agenda And Gas Prices,” the transportation-oriented section I’ve excerpted above. […]

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President Obama devoted his weekly address to energy and transportation policy this week, speaking to the nation from an Allison hybrid bus transmission plant in Indiana. A White House blog post accompanying video of the President’s speech included a large infographic on “The Obama Energy Agenda And Gas Prices,” the transportation-oriented section I’ve excerpted above. […]

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GAO: Government Ethanol Rules Actually Increase Gasoline Use http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/gao-government-ethanol-rules-actually-increase-gasoline-use/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/05/gao-government-ethanol-rules-actually-increase-gasoline-use/#comments Thu, 05 May 2011 17:07:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=393767 A massive study by the Government Accountability Office into “Opportunities to Reduce Potential Duplication in Government Programs, Save Tax Dollars, and Enhance Revenue” has turned up an interesting finding. It seems that the government’s desire to buy more “alternative fuel vehicles” (AFVs) may actually increase the amount of gasoline used by government fleets. Why? Because […]

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A massive study by the Government Accountability Office into “Opportunities to Reduce Potential Duplication in Government Programs, Save Tax Dollars, and Enhance Revenue” has turned up an interesting finding. It seems that the government’s desire to buy more “alternative fuel vehicles” (AFVs) may actually increase the amount of gasoline used by government fleets. Why? Because […]

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New Ethanol Bill Faces Automaker Resistance http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/04/new-ethanol-bill-faces-automaker-resistance/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/04/new-ethanol-bill-faces-automaker-resistance/#comments Thu, 07 Apr 2011 22:15:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=390443 How things change in a few years! Just a few short orbits of the sun ago, automakers like GM were some of the biggest boosters of ethanol subsidies. Now, the Detroit News reports The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers – the trade association representing General Motors Co., Ford Motor Co., Chrysler Group LLC, Toyota Motor Corp. […]

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How things change in a few years! Just a few short orbits of the sun ago, automakers like GM were some of the biggest boosters of ethanol subsidies. Now, the Detroit News reports The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers – the trade association representing General Motors Co., Ford Motor Co., Chrysler Group LLC, Toyota Motor Corp. […]

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House Votes To Ban E15 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/02/house-votes-to-ban-e15/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/02/house-votes-to-ban-e15/#comments Mon, 21 Feb 2011 17:16:26 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=384540 The EPA’s decision to allow E15 ethanol in public pumps has been something of a lesson in the way politics can trump common sense. The decision was motivated by intense pressure brought to bear by the ethanol industry, which is facing a serious problem in the form of a “blend wall.” The industry first tried […]

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The EPA’s decision to allow E15 ethanol in public pumps has been something of a lesson in the way politics can trump common sense. The decision was motivated by intense pressure brought to bear by the ethanol industry, which is facing a serious problem in the form of a “blend wall.” The industry first tried […]

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Regular, Premium, or… Opium? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/02/regular-premium-or-opium/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/02/regular-premium-or-opium/#comments Mon, 14 Feb 2011 18:00:50 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=383854 Nothing makes this bloggers day like finding a story that highlights how the world of cars interacts with every facet of our national life… and few stories illustrate the universal impact of cars and fuels like the Atlantic’s recent piece on one man’s attempt to turn Afghanistan’s opium poppy crop into biodiesel. The plan was […]

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Nothing makes this bloggers day like finding a story that highlights how the world of cars interacts with every facet of our national life… and few stories illustrate the universal impact of cars and fuels like the Atlantic’s recent piece on one man’s attempt to turn Afghanistan’s opium poppy crop into biodiesel. The plan was […]

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EPA Expands E15 Ethanol To 2001 Model-Year Vehicles http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/epa-expands-e15-ethanol-to-2001-model-year-vehicles/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/epa-expands-e15-ethanol-to-2001-model-year-vehicles/#comments Sun, 23 Jan 2011 16:28:41 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=381592 The EPA has followed up its ruling allowing E15 ethanol blends (15% ethanol, 85% gasoline) to be pumped to vehicles built for the 2007 model-year and later, now allowing the corn juice-enhanced gasoline to be distributed to any vehicle built after 2001. EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson announced the decision to Bloomberg arguing Wherever sound science […]

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The EPA has followed up its ruling allowing E15 ethanol blends (15% ethanol, 85% gasoline) to be pumped to vehicles built for the 2007 model-year and later, now allowing the corn juice-enhanced gasoline to be distributed to any vehicle built after 2001. EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson announced the decision to Bloomberg arguing Wherever sound science […]

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Study: Ethanol Industry Must Go Back To E85 To Beat “Blend Wall” http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/study-ethanol-industry-must-go-back-to-e85-to-beat-blend-wall/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/study-ethanol-industry-must-go-back-to-e85-to-beat-blend-wall/#comments Fri, 14 Jan 2011 15:40:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=380485 Recently the ethanol industry has “suffered” from a problem that epitomizes the problematic nature of government subsidies. Known as the “blend wall” this obstacle was created not by negligence on the part of the industry, but by the fact that its lobbying efforts have been far more effective than its marketing efforts. The problem, in […]

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Recently the ethanol industry has “suffered” from a problem that epitomizes the problematic nature of government subsidies. Known as the “blend wall” this obstacle was created not by negligence on the part of the industry, but by the fact that its lobbying efforts have been far more effective than its marketing efforts. The problem, in […]

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Automakers Sue To Stop E15 Ethanol Blends http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/12/automakers-sue-to-stop-e15-ethanol-blends/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/12/automakers-sue-to-stop-e15-ethanol-blends/#comments Mon, 20 Dec 2010 19:15:45 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=377980 When oil and food industry groups sued to roll back the EPA’s ruling allowing E15 ethanol blends in 2007 and later model-year cars, we concluded the political tail has wagged the scientific dog on ethanol ever since the farm lobby realized that ethanol could be the next corn syrup. With any luck, this lawsuit could […]

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When oil and food industry groups sued to roll back the EPA’s ruling allowing E15 ethanol blends in 2007 and later model-year cars, we concluded the political tail has wagged the scientific dog on ethanol ever since the farm lobby realized that ethanol could be the next corn syrup. With any luck, this lawsuit could […]

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Brazil Threatens Trade War As Senate Moves To Approve Ethanol Subsidy Extension http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/12/brazil-threatens-trade-war-as-senate-moves-to-approve-ethanol-subsidy-extension/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/12/brazil-threatens-trade-war-as-senate-moves-to-approve-ethanol-subsidy-extension/#comments Thu, 09 Dec 2010 21:35:27 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=376464 Senate Democrats confirm that an extension of the full 45 cents/gal tax credit and 54 cents/gal import duty has been included in the Senate version of a Bush Tax Credit extension, prompting an angry response from the Brazilian sugar cane ethanol lobby. With Brazilian subsidies set to drop by nine cents per gallon, the Brazilian […]

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Senate Democrats confirm that an extension of the full 45 cents/gal tax credit and 54 cents/gal import duty has been included in the Senate version of a Bush Tax Credit extension, prompting an angry response from the Brazilian sugar cane ethanol lobby. With Brazilian subsidies set to drop by nine cents per gallon, the Brazilian […]

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Quote Of The Day: Al Gore’s Ethanol Regrets Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/11/quote-of-the-day-al-gores-ethanol-regrets-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/11/quote-of-the-day-al-gores-ethanol-regrets-edition/#comments Tue, 23 Nov 2010 00:13:14 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=374025 It is not a good policy to have these massive subsidies for first generation ethanol. First generation ethanol I think was a mistake. The energy conversion ratios are at best very small… One of the reasons I made that mistake is that I paid particular attention to the farmers in my home state of Tennessee, […]

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It is not a good policy to have these massive subsidies for first generation ethanol. First generation ethanol I think was a mistake. The energy conversion ratios are at best very small… One of the reasons I made that mistake is that I paid particular attention to the farmers in my home state of Tennessee, […]

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Oil, Food Industry Groups Sue To Stop E15 Ethanol http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/11/oil-food-industry-groups-sue-to-stop-e15-ethanol/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/11/oil-food-industry-groups-sue-to-stop-e15-ethanol/#comments Tue, 09 Nov 2010 22:58:48 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=372030 We’ve been tracking mounting opposition to E15 ethanol for some time now, and when the EPA approved the 15-percent corn juice blend for vehicles made in 2007 or later, we saw the opposition begin to crystalize. Now, the Detroit News reports that a number of oil, food and other interest groups have filed suit in […]

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We’ve been tracking mounting opposition to E15 ethanol for some time now, and when the EPA approved the 15-percent corn juice blend for vehicles made in 2007 or later, we saw the opposition begin to crystalize. Now, the Detroit News reports that a number of oil, food and other interest groups have filed suit in […]

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Corn Ethanol Advocates Trash Dems http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/10/corn-ethanol-advocates-trash-dems/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/10/corn-ethanol-advocates-trash-dems/#comments Sat, 16 Oct 2010 18:28:34 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=369069 At least one of the institutions financing ads damning Democratic candidates this election season wants to put ethanol in your gas tank. The American Future Fund was founded by one Bruce Rastetter, the CEO of Hawkeye Energy Holdings, one of the larger ethanol companies in the US, according to an article in the New York […]

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At least one of the institutions financing ads damning Democratic candidates this election season wants to put ethanol in your gas tank. The American Future Fund was founded by one Bruce Rastetter, the CEO of Hawkeye Energy Holdings, one of the larger ethanol companies in the US, according to an article in the New York […]

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EPA Approves E15 Ethanol Blends For 2007 And Later Model Years, Automakers, Blenders And Auto Advocates Protest http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/10/epa-approves-e15-ethanol-blends-for-2007-and-later-model-years-automakers-blenders-and-auto-advocates-protest/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/10/epa-approves-e15-ethanol-blends-for-2007-and-later-model-years-automakers-blenders-and-auto-advocates-protest/#comments Wed, 13 Oct 2010 15:12:19 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=368511 Bloomberg reports that the Environmental Protection Agency has approved blends of up to 15 percent ethanol in gasoline for cars produced since 2007, handing a victory to pro-ethanol groups like Growth Energy. The EPA had previously capped gas-ethanol blending at 10 percent (E10), on fears that the higher percentage of corn-based ethanol could damage engines. […]

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Bloomberg reports that the Environmental Protection Agency has approved blends of up to 15 percent ethanol in gasoline for cars produced since 2007, handing a victory to pro-ethanol groups like Growth Energy. The EPA had previously capped gas-ethanol blending at 10 percent (E10), on fears that the higher percentage of corn-based ethanol could damage engines. […]

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Ask The Best And Brightest: Would You Pay More For Ethanol-Free Fuel? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/08/ask-the-best-and-brightest-would-you-pay-more-for-ethanol-free-fuel/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/08/ask-the-best-and-brightest-would-you-pay-more-for-ethanol-free-fuel/#comments Tue, 31 Aug 2010 20:41:04 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=364331 Gasoline with up to ten percent ethanol have been approved for public sale in the US, and the ethanol industry has been pushing to increase the maximum allowed blend to 15 percent. Or 12 percent until the EPA can figure out if E15 damages engines. But with automakers turning against the e15 push, fears about […]

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Gasoline with up to ten percent ethanol have been approved for public sale in the US, and the ethanol industry has been pushing to increase the maximum allowed blend to 15 percent. Or 12 percent until the EPA can figure out if E15 damages engines. But with automakers turning against the e15 push, fears about […]

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EPA Resists Cheap BP Spill Symbolism, Delays Ethanol Blend Hike http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/06/epa-resists-cheap-bp-spill-symbolism-delays-ethanol-blend-hike/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/06/epa-resists-cheap-bp-spill-symbolism-delays-ethanol-blend-hike/#comments Fri, 18 Jun 2010 21:47:55 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=359121 America’s ethanol producers were some of the few Americans optimistic or cynical enough to find a bright side to the BP Gulf spill. Ethanol’s lobbyists-in-chief, GrowthEnergy, decided it would be real cute to run ads highlighting all the bad things ethanol hadn’t done. One of which is not “Ethanol has never harmed the Gulf of […]

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America’s ethanol producers were some of the few Americans optimistic or cynical enough to find a bright side to the BP Gulf spill. Ethanol’s lobbyists-in-chief, GrowthEnergy, decided it would be real cute to run ads highlighting all the bad things ethanol hadn’t done. One of which is not “Ethanol has never harmed the Gulf of […]

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EPA Won’t Rule On E15 Based On Two Cars Worth Of Data http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/12/epa-wont-rule-on-e15-based-on-two-cars-worth-of-data/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/12/epa-wont-rule-on-e15-based-on-two-cars-worth-of-data/#comments Tue, 01 Dec 2009 16:02:50 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=337468 Well, the good news is that the EPA has thus far refused to allow gasoline blends of more than ten percent ethanol. The bad news is that the Agency has yet to take a firm stand against the idea of eventually allowing E15 into the nation’s gas pumps. In fact, as the EPA’s response to […]

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Well, the good news is that the EPA has thus far refused to allow gasoline blends of more than ten percent ethanol. The bad news is that the Agency has yet to take a firm stand against the idea of eventually allowing E15 into the nation’s gas pumps. In fact, as the EPA’s response to […]

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