The Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) is driving billions of dollars of economic activity across America. This is the result of years of investment by the biofuel sector to bring clean, low carbon renewable fuels to market … and your legislators might not understand the full impact to their district yet.
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The economic activity driven by the RFS creates a ripple effect as supplier firms and employees re-spend throughout the economy. The result is clear: $184.5B of economic output, 852,056 jobs, $46.2B in wages and $14.5B in taxes each year.
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