SAVE THE BEES
Ask the CEO of Lowe’s to stop selling plants pretreated with bee-killing pesticides.
The target of this fact sheet is the blender’s subsidy, which is a more-than-$5-billion annual tax credit that goes to oil companies that blend ethanol into conventional gasoline. This subsidy is due to expire at the end of this year.
This fact sheet examines the environmental impacts of industrial corn farming for ethanol.
This fact sheet lays out the truth behind some of the false claims laid out by corporate ethanol supporters.
Re: Allow the Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit to Expire
Urging support for the McCain Amendment, No. 741, to H.R. 2112, the Fiscal Year 2012 Agriculture Appropriations bill, which would protect taxpayers from being forced to pay for ethanol blender pumps and storage facilities.
Request for investigation of State Department actions re: Keystone XL pipeline project.
Letter asking Congress to reject efforts to continue or expand federal support for corn ethanol in any appropriations, tax or debt reduction package.
Re: EPA’s “Accounting Framework for Biogenic CO2 Emissions from Stationary Sources.”
How the Renewable Fuel Standard mandates the consumption of biofuels that contribute to climate change.
Re: Incentives and mandatory reporting forsustainability in the Low Carbon Fuel Standard