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I think America makes enough biofuel to meet incremental gasoline demand

I think America makes enough biofuel to meet incremental gasoline demand. I’ve been wrestling with Excel for two days to produce this graph, which uses data from RITA, to give the volume of gasoline consumed historically in the US, the US renewable fuel authority for ethanol stats, the National Biodisel Board for volumes of biodiesel […]

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We are not going to run out of oil any time soon, if the price keeps rising

I’ve been doing some sums again, and the more I do these sums the more I think we have to get away from the idea that biofuels can ever be much more than spit in the ocean of gasoline (remind me of that in five year’s time someone). In the US for example the average […]

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