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EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)

July 31, 2015

Electricity from natural gas surpasses coal for first time, but just for one month

July 7, 2015

Coal production using mountaintop removal mining decreases by 62% since 2008

June 11, 2015

Efficiency moderates effects of higher electricity prices under proposed Clean Power Plan

June 10, 2015

Proposed Clean Power Plan rule would reduce coal production, especially in the West

May 27, 2015

Under the proposed Clean Power Plan, natural gas, then renewables, gain generation share

May 26, 2015

Proposed Clean Power Plan rule cuts power sector CO2 emissions to lowest level since 1980s

May 15, 2015

U.S. power sector CO2 emissions expected to increase through 2040

February 24, 2015

Large reduction in distillate fuel sulfur content has only minor effect on energy content

February 23, 2015

Higher RIN prices support continued ethanol blending despite lower gasoline prices

July 15, 2014

Significant fuel economy improvement options exist for light-duty gasoline vehicles

June 26, 2014

Fuel economy standards drive down projected gasoline use; diesel use, product exports rise

June 3, 2014

Recent trends in energy-related CO2 emissions vary across regions and states

May 5, 2014

U.S. ethanol imports from Brazil down in 2013

May 2, 2014

U.S. biomass-based diesel imports increase to record levels in 2013

March 20, 2014

Planned coal-fired power plant retirements continue to increase

March 17, 2014

Increase in wood as main source of household heating most notable in the Northeast

February 11, 2014

Many newer power plants have cooling systems that reuse water

November 21, 2013

EPA issues proposed rule for the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard

August 14, 2013

EPA finalizes Renewable Fuel Standard for 2013; additional adjustments expected in 2014

June 13, 2013

What caused the run-up in ethanol RIN prices during early 2013?

June 5, 2013

U.S. ethanol production and the Renewable Fuel Standard RIN bank

June 3, 2013

RINs and RVOs are used to implement the Renewable Fuel Standard

January 31, 2013

2012 Brief: U.S. ethanol prices and production lower compared to 2011

October 18, 2012

Biofuels markets face blending constraints and other challenges

January 23, 2012

EIA issues AEO2012 Early Release

December 21, 2011

Coal plants without scrubbers account for a majority of U.S. SO2 emissions

December 8, 2011

Gasoline with higher ethanol content getting closer to U.S. drivers' fuel tanks

September 8, 2011

EPA rule requires SO2 emissions reduction from Texas coal power plants in 2012

August 9, 2011

Cross State Air Pollution Rule requires emissions reductions from Eastern U.S. powerplants

May 26, 2011

Coal likely to remain most prevalent fuel for electricity generation

May 11, 2011

Average prices for spot sulfur dioxide emissions allowances at EPA auction set new lows

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