Ethanol: Solution or Stopgap? | Talking Points Memo

By Michael Infranco

Amid the clamor over the price of oil hitting $100 a barrel and our heavy dependence on foreign sources of supply, ethanol has reemerged as an alternative fuel that seems to have all the right stuff: it’s renewable, it’s affordable, and it’s American-made.

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