NEWS Press releases Apr 8, 2011

Reality Check: Benefits Of Biodiesel And The 2% Renewable Fuels Standard

Ottawa: The 2% federal renewable fuels standard for biodiesel set to come into force on July 1, 2011 will create new jobs, clean the air, and benefit farmers and drivers alike. The Canadian Trucker’s Alliance (CTA) is unfortunately misleading Canadians on this milestone achievement in diversifying our fuel supply.

Here are the facts on biodiesel in Canada:

The Biodiesel Mandate Benefits Canadians

After literally years of study and examination, the biodiesel RFS was the subject of a thorough Regulatory Impact Assessment Statement (RIAS) by the Government of Canada.

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