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Submission + - Corn shortage affects ethanol production in the US (

drdread66 writes: A nationwide corn shortage brought on by last year's drought has started to curtail ethanol production. While this shouldn't be surprising to anyone, it raises public policy issues regarding ethanol usage requirements in motor fuel. Given that the energy efficiency of ethanol fuel is questionable at best, is it time to lift the mandate for ethanol in our gasoline?
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Corn shortage affects ethanol production in the US

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I've got a bad feeling about this.