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USEC exits Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, renames itself


  • Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

The uranium supplier formerly known as USEC has come out of Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and renamed itself Centrus Energy. The company's restructuring plan calls for issuing stock and new debt am… Read More

RFS' boost to economy can't be ignored, Rep. Walz says


  • Hill, The

The Renewable Fuel Standard has provided a boost to the U.S. economy, including contributing to nearly 400,000 American jobs in the ethanol industry, writes Rep. Tim Walz, D-Minn. "[W]e have managed t… Read More