Biofuels Essex Junction VT

Biofuels are a renewable energy source that are made from living, or recently living, organisms. Read on to learn more information on biofuels in Essex Junction, VT and gain access to biodiesel, biofuel production, bioalcohols, vegetable oils, oxygenated fuels, and solid biofuels, as well as advice and content on green fuel.

Avatar Energy
(802) 651-4775
12 Gregory Dr
South Burlington, VT
 
Vermont Energy Investment Corp
(802) 860-4099
255 S Champlain St Ste 7
Burlington, VT
 
Vermont Energy Investment Corp
(802) 860-4099
255 S Champlain St Ste 7
Burlington, VT
 
Body Shop Inc the
(802) 878-2660
77A Pearl St
Essex Junction, VT
 
Osh Kosh Bgosh
(802) 288-9258
21 Essex Way Ste 221
Essex Junction, VT
 
Vermont Solar Engineering
(802) 863-1202
431 Pine St Ste 119
Burlington, VT
 
Vermont Solar Engineering
(802) 863-1202
431 Pine St Ste 119
Burlington, VT
 
Avatar Energy
(802) 651-4775
12 Gregory Dr
South Burlington, VT
 
Daffodil Office
(802) 879-0212
163 Pearl St
Essex Junction, VT
 
Fashion Bug
(802) 878-1233
Susie Wilson Rd
Essex Junction, VT
 

EPA Proposes Rule to Increase Amount of Renewable Fuel in Gasoline

Home » New Car Buying » Buying Environmentally Friendly Cars » EPA Proposes Rule to Increase Amount of Renewable Fuel in Gasoline

EPA Proposes Rule to Increase Amount of Renewable Fuel in Gasoline

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced a proposed rule that would require corn-based ethanol or other renewable fuels to comprise at least 3.71 percent of the nation's gasoline supply in 2007. The proposal would implement the renewable fuels standard enacted by Congress as part of the Energy Policy Act of 2005. The act mandates that the United States use 4.7 billion gallons of ethanol or other cleaner-burning biofuels in 2007, and to increase the production requirement steadily to 7.5 billion gallons by 2012.

EPA says that the renewable fuels standard "will expand the use of biodiesel and ethanol, creating new markets for farm products and greater energy security." The agency also predicts that the proposal will promote the development of advanced technologies to produce ethanol from agricultural and industrial waste at a cost that is competitive with current gasoline prices.

The proposal would also establish a program to allow fuel producers to trade credits in order to help implement the renewable fuels standard. Producers would generate credits by blending renewable fuels into their product. The credits could be purchased by other producers that do not meet their renewable fuels mandate.

EPA contends that the proposal would reduc...

Click here to read the rest of this article from New Car Buying Guide