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Monday, July 14, 2008

Switchgrass and Corn Stover for Cellulosic Ethanol

This article discusses some of the economic comparisons between corn stover and switchgrass for cellulosic ethanol production.

Economist: Take 'stalk' in corn stover as state's ethanol future

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Cellulosic ethanol made from corn stover and switchgrass could be the next big thing in liquefied energy. The biggest of the big - at least in Corn Belt states like Indiana - would likely be corn stover, a Purdue University study finds.

Corn stover is plentiful in Indiana because...(complete article here).

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