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Biofuels

RFA's Bob Dinneen discusses renewable fuels standard, new report on viability of biofuels

Last year, the president signed the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 into law, implementing an expanded renewable fuels standard along with several other energy provisions. During today's OnPoint, Bob Dinneen, president of the Renewable Fuels Association discusses the new RFS, and comments on current Hill discussions to rework some technical points of the RFS. Dinneen also gives his views on a new study focusing on the negative effects of biofuels production, including deforestation and increased emissions.