Jennifer A. Dlouhy and Kim Chipman

Government, Business, Fuel

Oil Refiners Say Shift in Biofuel Quotas Will Raise Diesel Costs

A person holds a fuel pump nozzle at a Chevron Corp. gas station A person holds a fuel pump nozzle at a Chevron Corp. gas station in San Francisco. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News)

The Biden administration sought to thread the needle between warring oil and renewable fuel interests Dec. 7 by proposing modest quotas for the use of plant-based fuels while moving to block exemptions for dozens of oil refineries.

December 7, 2021
Government, Business, Fuel

Trump Aims to End Ethanol Warning Labels in Biofuel Policy Blitz

An American flag hangs on display at an ethanol facility in Iowa in June 2019. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News) An American flag hangs on display at an ethanol facility in Iowa in June 2019. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News)

The Trump administration advanced a flurry of biofuel policy proposals Jan. 15, including plans that could help ethanol producers sell more of the corn-based fuel.

January 15, 2021