Unformatted text preview: Also, most ethanol businesses are located in the Midwestern United States, making it hard to transport to east and west coast. 6) Could the United States ever switch over to pure ethanol without the use of foreign oil? Why or Why Not? No, because we do not have enough farmland to supply the entire population with pure ethanol, it needs to be mixed, or just be an alternative fuel to oil. 7) In your opinion and using support in the article, should the United States switch over to ethanol as “the” alternative energy source? Yes I think so, with gas prices rising and the amount of pollution from how many people drive these days. It will still be cheaper than oil, and it is much better for the environment. 1...
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course BIO 111 taught by Professor Instructor during the Fall '08 term at Wisc Stout.
- Fall '08