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Energies 2008, 1(1), 35-37; doi:10.3390/en1010035

Corn and Cellulosic Ethanol Cause Major Problems

Professor Emeritus of Ecology and Agricultural Sciences, Department of Entomology, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
Senior Lecturer, Division of Nutritional Sciences, College of Human Ecology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
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Received: 6 June 2008 / Accepted: 16 June 2008 / Published: 17 June 2008
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Energy Policy)
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Crops for biofuels squanders cropland, water, and energy resources vital for food production needed for people.
Keywords: Biofuels; bioethanol; biomass Biofuels; bioethanol; biomass
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Pimentel, D.; Pimentel, M. Corn and Cellulosic Ethanol Cause Major Problems. Energies 2008, 1, 35-37.

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