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Clinton getting advice on changing renewable fuel laws

Trump's been in favor of the RFS, which is big in Iowa.

Hillary Clinton talks to California regulators about how to possibly tweak or overhaul the renewable-fuels standard.

In Iowa, Hillary Clinton says ethanol holds promise

'We Have Just Begun To Explore What We Can Do.'

Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton says ethanol holds great promise for automobiles and aviation.

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Terry McAuliffe leaves MyCar EV startup

Being one of the founders of an electric car company can be a bittersweet experience, as top executives at Aptera, Tesla and Fisker have found out. We can now add another name to the list: Terry McAuliffe, founder of

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It's Friday: So, did you hear the one about American energy independence?

American energy independence on The Daily Show – Click above to watch video Sebastian Blanco

Bill Clinton: don't destroy the forest to make ethanol

During the big Ethanol Summit 2009 down in Brazil this week, former President Clinton gave a bit of advice to that country's ethanol industry: don't destroy so much forest land just to make biofuel. Clinton said that "everybody" already knows that Brazilian ethanol made from sugar cane is the most efficient biofuel in the world. The problem isn't getting the word out, but potential negative conseq

Gas tax debate continues unabated, Hillary tries to defend herself

Photo by SEIU International. Licensed under Creative Commons license 2.0.

Autoblog Podcast #71

We're shooting from the hip this week for Podcast #71. Rather than prepare, we're going with gut reactions. Starting it off, we mull over the loss of the USGP from Indianapolis, and postulate on where else F1 may pop up in the US. An F1 race on the Vegas strip would be the bomb. Staying with motorsports, we marvel at how Team SARD Dan Roth

Ford's spindoctor exits stage left

When FoMoCo was looking to reshape its image in March 2005, it hired a top political strategist to help it turn things around. But after only 18 months on the job, Josh Gottheimer is on his way out the door.

Clinton receives first presidential hybrid

President Clinton will be the first U.S. president ever to use a hybrid outfitted for presidential service thanks to Ford, who will be presenting our 42nd president with a Mercury Mariner Hybrid "Presidential Edition" at the Clinton Global Initiative conference later this month in New York City. The Mariner Hybrid has been modified to include LED interior lighting, a 110-volt outlet and a writing table. Everything else on the vehicle, including the hybrid powertrain that delivers 32 mpg in the c