This year, the U.S. may post the longest stretch of falling food prices in more than 50 years — and it’s a fact that isn’t lost on former U.S. Senator Jim Talent. Now, the Renewable Fuel Association has released a new study bucking the notion that there should be a “food vs fuel” debate at all. This and more just ahead in your Think Bioenergy news roundup!
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing large-scale changes to the renewable fuel standard (RFS) — changes that would improve the availability of higher ethanol fuel blends. At the same time, a new white paper is painting the RFS itself in an even more positive light. All this and more in this week’s news roundup!
While the U.S. Navy reinforces its alignment with bioenergy allies in the Southern Hemisphere, new ethanol projects continue to make headlines on North American soil. Read on for these and more new stories from this week in bioenergy!