PPA Elects New Officers At December Board Of Directors Meeting
The Pennsylvania Petroleum Association Board of Directors elected the following individuals to serve in the top leadership positions for the organization….

Pennsylvania Oil Franchise Tax Set For 2022
The Department of Revenue has published a notice in the December 11 PA Bulletin announcing the Oil Company Franchise Tax Rate for 2022….

EMA Summary Of 2022 Federal Motor Fuel Excise Tax Rates And Credits
EMA put together a summary of Federal motor fuel excise tax rates that include the 1/10th cpg non-refundable LUST tax imposed on both dyed and clear liquid fuel….

PA Attorney General’s Office Approves RGGI Final Regulation, House Poised To Vote On Resolution To Block The Rule
Last week the Office of Attorney General approved the final DEP regulation allowing Pennsylvania to participate in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative to reduce carbon pollution from power plants, in spite of comments raising serious concerns about the regulation by Josh Shapiro….

USDA To Make $100 Million Available In New Funds For Biofuel Infrastructure Grants
On Tuesday, U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced USDA intends to make up to $100 million available in new funds for grants for biofuels infrastructure….
EPA Proposes To Slash Ethanol Blending Mandates For 2020 And 2021
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issued proposed RFS annual blending mandates this week that significantly lower renewable fuel (ethanol) volumes for 2021….

Congressional Update: Vaccine Mandate Rejected; Debt Ceiling; Build Back Better Taxes
Last week, the U.S. Senate passed a Congressional Review Act to formally disapprove of President Biden’s vaccine mandate on private employers….

Biofuel Proponents Seek To Exclude Refiners From Proposed Sustainable Aviation Fuel Credit
Biofuel proponents and several fuel marketer groups want more information from Congress on a proposed tax credit for sustainable aviation fuel….

Justice Department Urges Supreme Court To Deny Review Of Lower Court Decision Vacating E15 Rule
The U.S. Department of Justice last week filed a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court urging the Court to deny a request by ethanol producers to review a decision by a lower federal court earlier this year vacating EPA rule allowing for the year-round sale of E15….

Edison Electric Institute (EEI) forms the National Electric Highway Coalition
The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) is forming the National Electric Highway Coalition which currently consists of 51 investor-owned electric companies, one electric cooperative and the Tennessee Valley Authority….

PA Capitol Report: Top 10 Stories From Harrisburg Last Week
Here are the Top 10 Stories From Harrisburg last week….


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