EPA official says exceeding 10% ethanol in fuel isn't feasible

|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of ethanol makers slide as an EPA official tells a congressional panel it’s not feasible for gasoline refiners to use as much ethanol next year as had been mandated, which is why the agency proposed easing the requirement.

Producers of ethanol, biodiesel and advanced biofuels have criticized the EPA’s proposal, saying it undercuts a growing, domestic industry.

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