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The resulting proposal aims to lower the cellulosic ethanol requirement for the first time -- to 238 million gallons next year.
The project, a speck of industry just outside tiny Emmetsburg, Iowa, was to be the nation’s first-ever cellulosic ethanol plant to operate at commercial scale.
But efforts to develop alternatives such as biodiesel and cellulosic ethanol have continued in the hope of meeting an ambitious goal: a 2007 law that mandated renewable-fuel use to reach 36 billion gallons a year by 2022.
The mandate calls for production to nearly double to 36 billion gallons by 2022, and in theory, much of that will be cellulosic ethanol, made from crops other than corn, like sugar cane and switch grass.
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