In the final hours of the Trump administration, the Environmental Protection Agency issued three small refinery exemptions from 2018 and 2019. Farm groups and biofuel supporters issued disapproving statements in response. The Renewable Fuels Association condemned the EPA’s decision calling the action a sucker punch without legal merit. The National Farmers Union said the move is deeply troubling and urged the Biden administration’s EPA to show their commitment to expanding the use of homegrown fuels.
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