the ethanol DEBATE

Rupp, Shannon
November 2008
Alive: Canada's Natural Health & Wellness Magazine;Nov2008, Issue 313, p126
The article discusses the issues surrounding the production of switchgrass ethanol in Canada in 2008. Executive director of REAP-Canada, Roger Samson, who endorsed switchgrass ethanol in 1991, now argues that burning it in pellets makes more sense economically and environmentally. However, Canada have been focused on ethanol, since the federal government amended the Environmental Protection Act, mandating the blending of biofuels with conventional fuel in 2012.


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