Consumers deserve choice at the pump; ACE urges Congress to avoid impeding progress towards E15 and higher blends of ethanol.
E15 and Higher Blends
Statistics show that demand for E85 from existng FFVs in California is booming and well-documented. The California Air Resources Board (CARB) recently confirmed in a letter signed by the Chief of the Project Planning and Management Branch that E85 use in California has tripled over a five year period from 2012 to 2016:
And the E15 market continues to grow substanially as the fuel is now available in over 1,600 stations in 30 states. And that market will continue to grow now that President Donald Trump has given the thumbs up to year-round E15.
That’s good news for retailers everywhere.