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Concerned about the navy’s dependence on oil in the light of the increasing protests about climate change caused by burning fossil fuels and president Obama’s push to boost the use of renewable energy in defense, Vice Admiral Dennis McGinn submitted a bill requiring use by the Marine Generals of advanced bio-fuels despite the fact that biofuels don't offer to the fleet clear operational advantages, such as faster speeds or longer ranges.

A. bill requiring use by the Marine Generals of
B. bill that requires the Marine Generals to use
C. bill that requires the Marine Generals use of
D. bill, requiring the Marine Generals to use
E. bill to require that Marine Generals use
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Concerned about the navy’s dependence on oil in the light of the increasing protests about climate change caused by burning fossil fuels and president Obama’s push to boost the use of renewable energy in defense, Vice Admiral Dennis McGinn submitted a bill requiring use by the Marine Generals of advanced bio-fuels despite the fact that biofuels don't offer to the fleet clear operational advantages, such as faster speeds or longer ranges.

A. bill requiring use by the Marine Generals of - Close option Indeed. This option is not grammatically incorrect, but it would be incorrect if a better option is present. This option uses PASSIVE VOICE, a voice not appreciated in GMAT in general. Hence Incorrect.
B. bill that requires the Marine Generals to use - CORRECT
C. bill that requires the Marine Generals use of - This option changes the meaning a tad bit. Hence Incorrect.
D. bill, requiring the Marine Generals to use - There isn't any issue with a modifier starting with " Requiring the......", but use of such modifier leads kind of FRAGMENTED SENTENCE in terms of meaning. If modifier is removed, such act should not change the meaning of the sentence, but in this sentence meaning changes. Hence Incorrect.
E. bill to require that Marine Generals use - Why to use Subjunctive Mood unnecessarily? Such use changes the original intent. Hence Incorrect.
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