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Column: Well intentioned but flawed, U.S. biofuel policy in need of change

(Jason Bordoff is Director of Columbia University's Center on Global Energy Policy. Robert McNally is founder and president of Rapidan Group, an energy market and policy consulting firm. They served as White House energy advisors for Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush, respectively. The view Full story

Port of Tampa reopens after ethanol train derailment: Port Authority

(Reuters) - Florida's Port of Tampa has reopened after an ethanol train derailment early Thursday, the Tampa Port Authority said. Full story

Insight: Ethanol lobby sees red over a yellow gas hose in Kansas

NEW YORK (Reuters) - At a handful of gas stations in eastern Kansas, the intensifying fight between major oil refiners and the ethanol industry over the future of America's fuel supply has found a new focus: the color of the gas hose. Full story

Ethanol the Enemy?

   Discussing the fierce debate that ethanol requirements are driving up gas prices, with Gen. Wesley Clark, Former NATO Supreme Allied Commander and Dan Dicker, TheStreet.com

Republicans warn ethanol mandate could drive surge in gasoline

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two senior Republican senators on Wednesday joined the oil industry in warning the ethanol mandate could push up gasoline prices for consumers ahead of the summer driving season. Full story

Analysis: Big crop, policy revive Brazil's sugar-ethanol mills

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil's big sugarcane mills have begun to invest in ethanol production again, after licking their wounds from years of slim margins, as an expanding crop and favorable government policies brighten the horizon for the biofuel. Full story

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  Should the EPA Waive Ethanol Mandates?

Six states are petitioning the EPA to waive Renewal Fuel Standard ethanol mandates, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs, because corn prices are soaring.

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The Port of Tampa was shut down after a train derailment and ethanol spill early on July 25, 2013.
The Port of Tampa was shut down after a train derailment and ethanol spill early on July 25, 2013.

The Port of Tampa was shut down after a train derailment and ethanol spill early on July 25, 2013.

Engineers work at the ethanol station at Kenana Sugar Company's main plant, south of Khartoum
Engineers work at the ethanol station at Kenana Sugar Company's main plant, south of Khartoum

Engineers work at the ethanol station at Kenana Sugar Company 's main plant, 270 km south of Khartoum May 14, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah

Engineers work inside the control room of the ethanol station at Kenana Sugar Company's main plant, south of Khartoum
Engineers work inside the control room of the ethanol station at Kenana Sugar Company's main plant, south of Khartoum

Engineers work inside the control room of the ethanol station at Kenana Sugar Company 's main plant, 270 km south of Khartoum May 14, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah