What caused the run-up in ethanol RIN prices during early 2013?

 

TODAY IN ENERGY: Thursday, June 13, 2013

What caused the run-up in ethanol RIN prices during early 2013?

Before 2013, Renewable Identification Number (RIN) prices for corn ethanol, which can be used to meet only the overall target for biofuels under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program, had consistently ranged between $0.01 per gallon to $0.05 per gallon, and were substantially lower than biodiesel RIN prices, which can meet multiple targets.

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