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Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS): Overview and Issues

Categories: Agriculture/Rural Issues,Energy

This report focuses on the mandated minimum renewable fuel usage requirements.  It describes the general nature of the renewable fuel standard mandate and its implementation and outlines some emerging issues related to the sustainability of the continued growth in U.S. biofuels  production needed to meet the expanding RFS mandate.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by