Posts Tagged ‘blend wall’

Renewable Fuels Standard under Fire-Again

Posted in Industrial Energy & Onsite Utilities on Friday, April 19th, 2013. No comments yet
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The goal of the U.S. Renewable Fuel Standard is to increase the use of alternative fuels in the transportation fuels mix. Emerson’s Alan Novak, leader of the alternative energy industry team, looks at this law versus the realities of today’s energy demand. As discussed in a previous post, the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) and the […]

Addressing the Renewable Fuel Standard and Blend Wall

Posted in Downstream Hydrocarbons, Energy & Emissions on Thursday, January 17th, 2013. 2 comments so far
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Federal, state, and local regulations keep changing and impact process manufacturers’ operations. Emerson’s Patrick Truesdale provided an update on the US Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) at a past American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers conference (formerly National Petrochemical & Refiners Association, NPRA). Here is the history of the RFS from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency website: […]