Ag News

RFS At 15: What Does The Future Hold?

IARN — Tomorrow, August the 8th, it will be fifteen years since then-President George W. Bush signed the Energy Policy Act of 2005.

It was that act that gave birth to the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS). It’s been a decade and a half of victories and challenges. Even though it seems that the pressure against the RFS has never been stronger, the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) says that we have come a long way since 2005, and they are looking for the RFS to be strong into the next fifteen years and beyond.

During a press conference on Thursday, RFA President and CEO Geoff Cooper looked back on the beginnings of the Renewable Fuels Standard. He talks about the work done to get the RFS into the Energy Policy Act of 2005.

For the complete article from the Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network CLICK HERE

Previous ArticleNext Article