7 things to know about ethanol, the green energy source with some dirty secrets

7 things to know about ethanol, the green energy source with some dirty secrets


7 things to know about ethanol

by The Associated Press, Associated Press - 12 November 2013 10:26-05:00

President Barack Obama has called corn-based ethanol "the most successful alternative fuel we have ever developed." Billed as a green replacement for billions of gallons of gasoline, ethanol has enjoyed widespread political support. But the results of America's ethanol policy have not been as green as advertised.
Here's what you need to know:
1. Ethanol is...


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