The state of Georgia just granted Range Fuels a permit to create
the first cellulosic ethanol plant in America. HECK YES! This is
very exciting … why?
Cellulosic ethanol can contain up to 16 times more energy than is
required to create it! If that doesn't sound ridiculously
impressive, consider that gasoline contains only 5 times more energy
than was required to create it and corn ethanol is totally lame,
containing only 1.3 times the energy required to create it.
Our First Cellulosic
It's discoveries and work like this that makes me worry less about “Peak
Oil” than most. We're a clever species, we'll work around this
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