NMMA details effects of Trump’s proposed budget on boating
President Donald Trump released his proposed budget for fiscal 2018, which cuts Environmental Protection Agency funding.
ABC 2017: American Petroleum Institute sees chance at ethanol reform
WASHINGTON — The law that requires a rising level of ethanol to be blended into the fuel supply won’t get repealed, but the timing could be right for it to be amended.
Boating United plans to ask Trump for ethanol reform
Boating United has received nearly 2,000 signatures on a petition in response to the record-high ethanol mandate the EPA set in November.
Lawsuit prompts EPA to question boatbuilders on emissions
The EPA contacted nine boatbuilders that operate in several locations as a result of the lawsuit.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce decries cost of EPA mandates
The report says states are forced to implement more federal environmental programs with less money from federal sources.
EPA seeks comment on antifouling paint test method
The EPA released what the NMMA said is an important testing method that could benefit boaters and marinas.
Virginia seeks exemption to sell ethanol-free fuel
The State of Virginia requested an exemption from the EPA Reformulated Gasoline Program in order to sell ethanol-free gasoline.
Think tank report urges repeal of Renewable Fuel Standard
A new Competitive Enterprise Institute report makes the case for repealing the federal biofuels mandate.
NMMA on hand for ethanol press conference on Monday
The NMMA will be part of a group discussing the impact of the ethanol increase proposed by the EPA.
Maine governor direct agencies to lower-ethanol fuel blends
Executive order directs all state agencies to buy gasoline blended with 5 percent or less ethanol when it’s comparably priced to higher blends.