Corn-based ethanol not enough to meet U.S. renewable energy requirements

Smith, Ron
May 2007
Western Farm Press;5/5/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the corn-based ethanol that not enough to satisfy the U.S. renewable energy requirements. According to Roger Conway, with the Department of Agriculture Office of Energy Policy, New Uses, despite a rapid ramping-up of ethanol production capacity, it is not enough to meet the desire for energy, because it needs more than corn-based ethanol production to shed the shackles of imported crude oil dependence.


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