A bipartisan Congress first voted to approve the RFS. President Bush signed it into law. Today that bipartisan support continues.
The goal of the bridging strategy presented in the International Energy Agency’s new World Energy Outlook Special Report on Energy and Climate Change, published on Monday, is to achieve a peak in global energy-related emissions as early as 2020.
On May 29, 2015, the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) renewable volume obligations (RVOs) for 2014, 2015 and 2016. We believe, along with many in the biofuels industry, EPA’s proposal was a step in the wrong direction.
In 2011, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All) – a global initiative to mobilize action from all sectors of society. Included in the initiative’s goal is to double the global use of renewable energy and ensure universal energy access by 2030.