Rush to build ethanol plants loses its steam

There are 1 comment on the Nov 20, 2007, The Birmingham News story titled Rush to build ethanol plants loses its steam. In it, The Birmingham News reports that:

“Within the last three months, we're not seeing new entrants”

Local ethanol producers are delaying or canceling new projects as they endure hits ranging from tighter margins to rising construction costs. via The Birmingham News

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Richard L Largen

Belleville, IL

#1 Nov 20, 2007
The only reason more people don't use ethanol is we cannot afford to buy the alternative fuel vehicles and the EPA won't allow conversion of older vehicles to burn ethanol. Frankly, I don't see why we can't burn "corn likker" in any vehicle. We did years ago in some areas.

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