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Originally posted by DickBinBush
I think it's going to be absolutely hilarious when the whole world converts to ethanol
Originally posted by BitRaiser
I hate to burst your bubble, but production of Ethanol uses MORE oil than just burning oil.
Production of ethanol from sugarcane (sugarcane requires a tropical climate to grow productively) returns about 8 units of energy for each unit expended compared to corn which only returns about 1.34 units of fuel energy for each unit of energy expended