Oil refiners key in on Perdue

With help from Eric Wolff

Editor’s Note: This edition of Morning Energy is published weekdays at 10 a.m. POLITICO Pro Energy subscribers hold exclusive early access to the newsletter each morning at 6 a.m. Learn more about POLITICO Pro’s comprehensive policy intelligence coverage, policy tools and services at politicopro.com.

Story Continued Below

PROGRAMMING NOTE: Morning Energy will not publish on Thursday, July 4, and Friday, July 5. Our next newsletter will publish on Monday, July 8. Please continue to follow Energy news at politico.com.

Quick Fix

— Oil refiners in a battle with the ethanol industry over rules governing biofuels are taking aim at Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue.

Lawmakers and trade union representatives will meet today to discuss next steps on Philadelphia Energy Solutions following a devastating fire that rocked the refinery last month.

— OPEC agreed Monday to extend production cuts into next year.


Click here to view the full story