Saturday, March 31, 2007

Study says ethanol no cleaner than gasoline

The Ethanol craze is just that, a mass hysteria fed by 1-the corporate farm lobby, and 2-research grant addicted higher education bureaucrats.

Ethanol is an economic and environmental boondoggle which will consume billions in taxpayer money. It will be a disaster for the taxpayer and the economy.

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The federal (Canadian) Conservative government committed $2 billion in incentives for ethanol, made from wheat and corn, and biodiesel in last week's budget.

But based on Ottawa's own research, critics say the investment is based more on myth than hard science.