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SRE Saga Continues; Administration Ready to be Done

As we’ve noted, both the biofuels and petroleum industry are less than impressed with the Administration’s plan to reallocate SREs as a supplement to the 2020 required volume obligations (RVOs). Both industries have reacted negatively and RINs prices have dropped, but the plan is unlikely to be revised yet again. Today during a cabinet meeting, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue told President Trump that he had fulfilled two key promises: granting year-round use of E15 and accounting for waived volumes under the SREs. Perdue said of E15, now “we really need to build infrastructure," and he told the President,  We also balanced up small refinery waivers with the farmers and the RFS and once they fully understand what...

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