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Big Oil vs. Big Ethanol: A PR Battle Royal

04.25.2014
The EPA is proposing a big cut in the Renewable Fuel Standard, but ethanol producers say it's all political and the regulators are bowing to oil company pressure.

The Battle Over Biofuels

12.06.2012
It's war! Big Oil is bringing out the big guns, lawsuits are flying, and biofuels are under attack as never before. Not all the charges stick.

The Great Ethanol Debate: Food vs. Fuel?

04.26.2012
Yes, but it’s complicated—climate change and high gas prices also figure into the skyrocketing cost of corn.

Big Oil Meets Big Corn in Battle of Titan Hypocrites

06.30.2011
Comrade Motavalli has it right -- corn ethanol is not the way forward, especially when it's made by the big corn-glomerates; grown on big, corporate farms, knee deep in petrochemical fertilizers and genetically modified seeds. And he is correct, too, in pointing out that ethanol doesn't need to be made from corn.


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