Wasting money and resources on corn ethanol: 2 letters

Outlet: Denver Post

May 15, 2009

Vincent Carroll’s column leaves out one important factor — water. Using corn as a feedstock for ethanol plants is damaging Colorado’s most important natural resource — the Ogallala aquifer. The aquifer in eastern Colorado is gradually being drawn down, not to produce feed for animals or food for the population, but to feed the ethanol pig…

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