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EPA Increases Mandates For
Fuels That Don´t Exist

Investor´s Business Daily, by Editorial

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Posted By:HollowLeg, 2/27/2013 5:16:45 AM

Energy: In yet another green folly, the lawless Environmental Protection Agency continues to fine gasoline producers for not using cellulosic biofuels in quantities that don´t exist, making only more pain at the pump. Last month, a federal court dealt a serious blow to the Environmental Protection Agency´s renewable fuels push by ruling that the agency exceeded its authority by mandating refiners use cellulosic biofuels, which aren´t commercially available. The EPA´s lawless response in a lawless administration was to raise its requirements. In 2005 and 2007, Congress twice amended the Clean Air Act to establish

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/27/2013 6:07:48 AM     (No. 9198354)

Like everything else in this administration, it´s ALL about money. The refiners should doctor their books and pretend they put in fuel that doesn´t exist. Quid pro.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: steveW, 2/27/2013 6:34:08 AM     (No. 9198385)

"Voting is the best revenge" - BHO

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Reply 3 - Posted by: veritas, 2/27/2013 7:01:28 AM     (No. 9198419)

Defund this out-of-control [statement of the obvious alert] agency.

It should never have been created, either; there´s no Constitutional authority for it.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ziel, 2/27/2013 7:14:40 AM     (No. 9198440)

Author misses the point.
EPA do not give a flying duck about this fuel.
The goal is to increase price of gasoline and force refineries into the higher price range.
The higher the price the more we will be inclined to drive useless electric cars.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Crosscut, 2/27/2013 7:44:25 AM     (No. 9198483)

As long as Obama and his progressive buddies are in charge this insanity will continue. The Democrat Party is to blame. Remember this in 2014.

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