“Grass Gas” Shows Promise as Superefficient, Clean Fuel

Publication: National Geographic News   Date: January 8, 2008   View Article

Ethanol made from a prairie grass shows promise as a viable fuel that could be much more environmentally friendly and energy-efficient than corn ethanol, a new study says.

Ethanol is often touted as a cleaner-burning gasoline alternative that lessens dependence on oil.

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