You are here: Home » Reuters » News
Business Standard

Trump open biofuel policy reform, senators say after meeting

Reuters  |  WASHINGTON 

By Susan CornwellWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is open to reforming the country's biofuels policy if it can be done in a way that protects jobs in both the refining and agriculture industries, senators said on Thursday after a meeting with Trump on the issue.Nine lawmakers had requested the meeting with Trump to argue that the Renewable Fuel Standard, or RFS, a law requiring refiners to blend increasing amounts of biofuels like corn-based ethanol into the fuel supply every year, was threatening to put refineries in their districts out of business.The Trump administration ...

This article is no longer available in our repository.

There could be multiple reasons for this.

First Published: Fri, December 08 2017. 02:12 IST
RECOMMENDED FOR YOU