Somewhere in American academia grad student seeks energy answers

Smith, Ron
September 2008
Southwest Farm Press;9/4/2008, Vol. 35 Issue 17, p4
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the conversation he had with a gentleman regarding renewable fuels during the biofuel conference in Houston, Texas. He stated that the gentleman politely opposed his idea as he mention the term "energy dependence" as the goal of the U.S. energy policy. He said that even though grain-based ethanol cannot probably provide answer to the country's energy needs, he believed that it could be a part of the comprehensive solution and the primary step to become energy independent.


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