False Promise of Biofuels

Millions, probably billions of dollars have been wasted by investing in biofuel companies in an effort to replace oil. Fortune magazine recently highlighted the failure of a biofuel company, but there have been many more. The company Fortune reported on Continue reading False Promise of Biofuels

Fortune Magazine Bias

Nestled in the middle of an article supporting wind energy and energy efficiency is a chart showing energy intensity. The Fortune magazine article pits clean energy vs “dirty coal” in Ohio. Note the adjective “dirty”. The article is an excellent Continue reading Fortune Magazine Bias

The Ethanol Problem

Congress enacted a law that mandates we use 35 billion gallons of ethanol by 2022, with the ethanol mixed into our gasoline. The law said that 20 billion gallons of this must come from cellulosic materials, leaving 15 billion to Continue reading The Ethanol Problem