Corn ethanol causes more warming than gasoline

A study released today, funded by the federal government and peer reviewed by the journal Natural Climate Change, states that corn ethanol has a greater short term negative effect for warming than gasoline does.

” Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging the Obama administration’s conclusions that they are a much cleaner oil alternative and will help combat climate change.”

 

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