Reshared post from +Jack Stanley
Interesting article on biofuels in general – the two papers are available as links – lower energy, screws the consumer and not that good for the environment – just who benefited – the usual corporate ag industry and some bundlers who jumped on the subsidies and loans – long gone now.
Sugar cane ethanol biofuel produces 10 times the pollution of gasoline and diesel « JoNova: Science, carbon, climate and tax
Indur Goklany calculated that biofuels policies killed nearly 200000 people in 2010 alone. That was before this study showed things may be worse than we suspected. Brazil is the largest sugar cane eth…