Energy Groups Sue EPA In DC Circ. Over Biofuel Decision

Law360, New York (June 12, 2012, 1:47 PM EDT) -- A pair of energy industry groups on Monday took aim at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Renewable Fuel Standards, lodging a suit with the D.C. Circuit over the EPA's decision to require refiners to blend fuel with ethanol or pay the agency for waiver credits.

The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers and the Western States Petroleum Association filed the suit after the EPA denied a petition from the two groups and the American Petroleum Institute seeking a waiver of the 2011 cellulosic fuel requirements under the...
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