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Americans Pumping Record Amounts of Ethanol in Their Gasoline

  • Ethanol represented 10.2% of fuel last week, EIA says
  • Petroleum, biofuel lobbies at odds on breaching blend wall
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Ethanol is taking a bigger slice of American gas tanks.

Ethanol’s share of the U.S. gasoline market reached a record 10.2 percent last week, a government report showed Wednesday. Biofuel and oil interests have battled for years over whether to breach the double-digit threshold or so-called blend wall.