[Spridgets] A (sad) tale of ethanol??
bugeye15 at hotmail.com
Thu Jun 9 08:15:26 MDT 2011
Not true, Congress voted to block the mandate of E15.
and the EPA has postponed it's decision to mandate it.
Bugeyeracer finally resto'ed!
> Date: Wed, 25 May 2011 13:47:29 -0400
> From: ah3000me at gmail.com
> To: spridgets at autox.team.net
> Subject: Re: [Spridgets] A (sad) tale of ethanol??
> Write your reps in DC. They're all available via e-mail, and their staff
> actually reads and replies to them if you include your home mailing
> The administration has approved 15% ethanol in gas for 2001 and newer cars.
> If you don't write your reps in the House & Senate, it's only going to get
> - Tom
> On Wed, May 25, 2011 at 1:26 PM, Steven Guterman
<an5.sprite at gmail.com>wrote:
> > It is called a very powerful farm lobby. Not only do they force the use
> > ethanol, but they also restrict cheaper ethanol imports from Brazil that
> > can
> > make the stuff at 1/2 the price using sugar cane. The final killer is
> > to the use of ethanol form corn, feed stock prices have gone up making
> > food more expensive.
> > Misguided and stupid policy even if ethanol was good.
> > Steve
> > On Wed, May 25, 2011 at 11:57 AM, derf <derf247 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > It irritates me that the government practically mandates it, and at
> > > the same time makes auto makers improve fuel mileage.
> > > I suppose we the people are subsidizing the crap, too.
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