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Ethanol industry sees change in GHG standards as opportunity

Mid-level ethanol blends offer way to more efficient engines and to meet future vehicle standards.

On Monday, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt announced the completion of the midterm evaluation (MTE) process for greenhouse gas (GHG) emission standards for cars and light trucks for model years 2022-25 and his final determination that, in light of recent data, the current standards are not appropriate and should be revised.

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