Environmentalists Sue The EPA Over Pollution From Biofuels
by Tim Pearce (Daily Caller) Two environmental groups sued the Trump administration Friday over the threat that the 2018 renewable fuel volume standards pose to endangered species.
The Sierra Club and the Gulf Restoration Network are targeting the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for not consulting wildlife agencies before finalizing the latest Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). The green groups claim that “dramatic land conversion” is replacing wilderness and wildlife habitat with farms because the new, higher RFS increases demand for biofuel, according to a Sierra Club press release. READ MORE
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