Nary a day goes by that doesn’t include some kind of anti-energy outrage from either the Biden Administration or New Mexico’s Democrats. Recently, New Mexico’s Democrat-controlled Legislature killed a bill that would have mandated more ethanol in gas tanks while increasing gas prices at the pump.
Now, the Biden Administration has taken it upon themselves to increase the amount of ethanol in gas tanks nationwide. The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers said “unachievable mandates will increase fuel production costs and keep consumer prices high.” This is yet another anti-energy Biden Administration policy.
Something new to the author of this post contained in the ABC News piece is that ethanol consumes more than 40% of the nation’s corn supply.
The following is a lengthy post on the numerous problems with ethanol from a crop scientist.