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EPA Announces Renewable Fuels Program – SmartWay Grow and Go

Release Date: 10/25/2006
Contact Information: Jennifer Wood, (202) 564-4355 /

(Washington, D.C. - Oct. 25, 2006) U.S. EPA Administrator Stephen L. Johnson will announce the SmartWay Grow & Go program, which promotes the environmental benefits of renewable fuels.

WHO: EPA Administrator Stephen L. Johnson
U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns
Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels

WHAT: EPA is currently working with various industry sectors under the SmartWay Transport Partnership to help establish incentives for fuel efficiency improvements and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. SmartWay Grow & Go is an expansion of the SmartWay Transport Partnership that focuses on promoting the environmental benefits of renewable fuels.

WHEN: Thursday, Oct., 26 at 1 p.m. EDT

WHERE: FFA Convention
Chevrolet Display/Exhibit

      Indiana Convention Center
          100 S. Capitol Ave.
          Indianapolis, Ind. 46225
Call Information: Reporters should begin calling in at 12:45 p.m. The call-in number is: (1800) 811-6040, use Conference ID# 9755744. This call-in number is a listen only line.