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									 The Energy Independence and
  Security Act of 2007 (HR 6):
Highlights for Renewable Energy
         Larry D. Sanders
               2008
The Energy Independence and Security Act
             of 2007 (HR 6)
► Signed 18 Dec 07, in part amended Clean Air Act

► Increases fuel efficiency standard from current 25 mpg to 35
  mpg in 2020

► Increases renewable fuels standards
   – 2007 - 7 billion gallons
   – 2008 - 9 billion gallons
   – 2022 - 36 billion gallons (15 billion gallons from corn grain ethanol, 21
     billion gallons from cellulosic ethanol)


► Grants for production, R/D, infrastructure

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