RFA reacts to the EPA not granting 2019 waivers

After causing a major stir in the ethanol industry, rumors of a possible slew of last-minute biofuel waivers from the EPA have been officially debunked.

Geoff Cooper, the President and CEO of the Renewable Fuels Association, spoke with RFD-TV regarding the concern that the rumors sparked, their hopes for the incoming EPA leaders, and updates on ethanol production trends.

According to Cooper, “We’re not 100 percent convinced yet, and there are still four and a half days left of this administration. So, we’re going to continue watching EPA like a hawk, but it does appear that we dodged a bullet here because if EPA had granted more exemptions we know how devastating that would be to our industry...”

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