API Launches Fresh Fight Over EPA's Renewable Fuel Levels
By Keith Goldberg
Law360, New York (October 8, 2013, 6:22 PM EDT) -- The American Petroleum Institute on Tuesday sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in the D.C. Circuit over the amount of renewable fuels that must be added to the U.S. fuel supply in 2013, the latest salvo in the petroleum industry's battle against the agency's controversial renewable fuel program.
In August, the EPA increased the total amount of renewable fuels that must be added to the U.S. fuel supply in 2013 under its Renewable Fuels Standard program, known as RFS2, by 1.35 billion gallons to 16.55 billion...