WOSU News Archives For: April 21, 2008

Frustration works best when kept refrigerated

21, 2008

Are you having a bad day? WOSU Commentator Elizabeth Martinez has had a few and has some advice.

Is Ethanol An Efficient Gasoline Additive?

VeraSun Energy's new Bloomingburg ethanol production facility
April 21, 2008

There’s a new refinery in Bloomingburg, Ohio. It’s an ethanol plant just outside the village of 900 people. Much of the major ingredient for producing ethanol – corn – will come from area farms. But there’s an ongoing debate about whether the energy used to produce ethanol makes it an efficient gasoline additive.