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WMliberal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-21-05 01:38 PM
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43. was this just corn based ethanol? or did they also study sugar based
ethanol?

That's the other thing the corn lobby spends millions fighting against. It's really big in Brazil.
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  -POLL: Is ethanol (gasahol, E85, gas/alcohol mix) available near you? yurbud  Aug-19-05 02:59 PM   #0 
  - Gasahol. Reminds me of that Simpsons ep. (One for me, one for you.)  tasteblind   Aug-19-05 03:00 PM   #1 
  - Hydrogen is avaliable on Benning Rd NE.  dcfirefighter   Aug-19-05 03:01 PM   #2 
  - I had no idea. If only they sold the cars. n/t  tasteblind   Aug-19-05 03:02 PM   #3 
     - you can put ethanol in without doing anything to your car  yurbud   Aug-19-05 03:22 PM   #5 
        - But you lose power/milage when you do. Less BTU's=Less power per gallon.  Conservativesux   Aug-20-05 01:36 AM   #24 
        - My response was in regard to hydrogen. n/t  tasteblind   Aug-20-05 12:32 PM   #32 
  - Yes.  silverweb   Aug-19-05 03:12 PM   #4 
  - Yes,  TwilightZone   Aug-19-05 03:26 PM   #6 
  - If you are really concerned about oil use...  bperci108   Aug-19-05 03:28 PM   #7 
  - compare cost input of oil: military spending, lives, centuries of hatred  yurbud   Aug-19-05 04:43 PM   #8 
  - Well....  bperci108   Aug-19-05 10:33 PM   #12 
     - It will take a shock to get real change, but we're getting there.  yurbud   Aug-20-05 12:07 AM   #19 
        - I agree.  bperci108   Aug-20-05 01:25 AM   #21 
           - they are going to try corporate, mega-solution like nuclear power  yurbud   Aug-21-05 01:25 PM   #40 
  - That's a flawed analysis.  silverweb   Aug-19-05 08:25 PM   #9 
  - Boy, I kicked the hornets' nest with this one...  bperci108   Aug-19-05 10:51 PM   #14 
  - We're running out of options.  silverweb   Aug-20-05 01:27 AM   #22 
     - I think we're on the same page.  bperci108   Aug-20-05 01:42 AM   #26 
        - Yes, I think we are on the same page.  silverweb   Aug-20-05 11:22 AM   #30 
  - How do you spread manure over millions of acres of cropland  Conservativesux   Aug-20-05 01:40 AM   #25 
     - Short answer: You don't.  bperci108   Aug-20-05 01:46 AM   #27 
        - So many people have left the farmlands for the city, bought out by BigAg..  Conservativesux   Aug-20-05 01:59 AM   #28 
           - When that time comes...  bperci108   Aug-20-05 07:52 PM   #34 
  - This Report Appears To Be An Outlier  loindelrio   Aug-19-05 09:13 PM   #10 
  - The gist of the report that I get....  bperci108   Aug-19-05 10:59 PM   #15 
     - My Grandfather Grew Corn, Sustainably  loindelrio   Aug-19-05 11:13 PM   #16 
        - I have no doubt he did.  bperci108   Aug-19-05 11:24 PM   #18 
  - 1.1 units of energy for every unit put in. That's at best, when everything  buddysmellgood   Aug-20-05 02:39 AM   #29 
  - was this just corn based ethanol? or did they also study sugar based  WMliberal   Aug-21-05 01:38 PM   #43 
  - Ames, IA E85, B5 (Along w/ Standard E10) Available  loindelrio   Aug-19-05 09:25 PM   #11 
  - Rapid City, SD  prairierose   Aug-19-05 10:37 PM   #13 
  - Hey, I was in Rapid City about a month ago  ironflange   Aug-19-05 11:21 PM   #17 
  - I always use the 10% blend....  prairierose   Aug-20-05 12:46 AM   #20 
     - We had a great time  ironflange   Aug-20-05 10:49 PM   #37 
  - Yes, anybody can use it  Veganistan   Aug-20-05 08:36 PM   #36 
  - All California gasoline is about 10% ethanol by law, replacing ....  Conservativesux   Aug-20-05 01:35 AM   #23 
  - Really? I did not know that. We prefer poison here in Texas, apparently.  LibInTexas   Aug-20-05 10:54 PM   #38 
  - It's not available yet......building site  Roxy66   Aug-20-05 11:24 AM   #31 
  - E10 in all gas sold here.  Viking12   Aug-20-05 12:36 PM   #33 
  - what state?  yurbud   Aug-21-05 01:27 PM   #42 
  - It's manufactured less than 15 miles from me  Veganistan   Aug-20-05 08:30 PM   #35 
  - Yes it is  CatholicEdHead   Aug-20-05 11:08 PM   #39 
  - E85 will be soon, new plant going up in Lima OH  WLKjr   Aug-21-05 01:26 PM   #41 
 

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