Committee Releases White Paper Examining Energy Policy Influences of Renewable Fuel Standard

June 7, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC – Continuing its bipartisan review of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), the House Energy and Commerce Committee today released the fourth in a series of white papers examining a number of issues emerging with the current system. Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman (D-CA) are leading this effort to review the law and its implementation and are soliciting input from interested stakeholders.

The white paper released today addresses several energy policy considerations related to the RFS, including its role in enhancing energy security, and poses a number of questions for discussion. The committee is requesting interested stakeholders respond by June 21, 2013, to RFS@mail.house.gov.

To view a copy of the white paper, a list of questions for stakeholder comment, and instructions to respond, click HERE.

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