On April 4, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator nominee Gina McCarthy met with officials from top biofuels groups, including representatives from the Advanced BioFuels Association, the Advanced Ethanol Council, the American Coalition for Ethanol, the Biotechnology Industry Organization, Gevo, Growth Energy, the National Biodiesel Board, and the Renewable Fuels Association. At the meeting, McCarthy reportedly reiterated the Obama Administration’s commitment to protecting the Renewable Fuel Standard.