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blueinchicago Donating Member (45 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jul-16-06 02:16 PM
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18. Are these discusssions propaganda themselves?
Here is a link to a NYT article about people already using biodiesel. We discuss this like it will happen sometime in the future. It's happening now.

Seems to me that any engine that is used primarily in summer months could be converted to biodiesel: tractors, riding lawnmowers, cars, whatever.

Forget theory, forget research, look to the pragmatists!
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  -Ethanol is not a cure-all for U.S. energy woes 4dsc  Jul-11-06 10:30 AM   #0 
  - We need to understand that there will be NO one cure for our  jwirr   Jul-11-06 10:49 AM   #1 
  - Are these discusssions propaganda themselves?  blueinchicago   Jul-16-06 02:16 PM   #18 
  - battery cars w/solar rechargers on the roof  msongs   Jul-11-06 10:53 AM   #2 
  - This is BULLSHIT!!!! CORN is NOT a good ethanol crop.  Mr_Spock   Jul-11-06 10:54 AM   #3 
  - It was never about what is the correct crop, it's about the agra biz...nt  Javaman   Jul-11-06 11:42 AM   #4 
  - I believe it is switchgrass, and it requires cellulosic ethanol production  NickB79   Jul-11-06 11:48 AM   #5 
  - As if 5 years is a long time in the grand scheme of things!  Mr_Spock   Jul-11-06 11:54 AM   #6 
  - Well, switchgrass has nothing to do with nuclear  NickB79   Jul-11-06 12:02 PM   #7 
     - I was talking about the scale of things - we aren't taking this seriously!  Mr_Spock   Jul-11-06 12:21 PM   #8 
  - Switchgrass and other urban myths..  4dsc   Jul-11-06 12:48 PM   #9 
     - Another very narrow view of ONLY switchgrass versus corn  Mr_Spock   Jul-11-06 02:31 PM   #12 
        - So tell us more..  4dsc   Jul-13-06 07:21 AM   #13 
        - You're wasting your time with 4dsc  leftupnorth   Jul-14-06 07:47 AM   #14 
           - What rational and fact based arguements  4dsc   Jul-15-06 10:16 AM   #15 
              - Oh please...  NNadir   Jul-15-06 11:14 AM   #17 
                 - Oh boy..  4dsc   Jul-17-06 09:58 AM   #19 
                    - Sigh...more links to peak oil websites, more ignorance of the science.  NNadir   Jul-17-06 12:56 PM   #20 
  - Hot Off The Presses. Corn Ethanol More Efficient In The US  loindelrio   Jul-15-06 10:49 AM   #16 
  - Lately I've been thinking that ethanol would be most efficiently produced  drm604   Jul-11-06 12:51 PM   #10 
     - There is some hope this idea can be practiced with biodiesel.  NNadir   Jul-11-06 01:18 PM   #11 

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