Chicken and egg scenario: Auto capabilities wasted

Brandon, Hembree
March 2006
Southeast Farm Press;3/8/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p4
Trade Publication
The article criticizes the development of automobiles in the U.S. that have "flex fuel" capability, vehicles that can burn not only regular gasoline but also combination ethanol-gasoline fuels. The author contends that the flex fuel capability of the automobiles is useless since there are not enough fuel stations selling ethanol/E-85 fuel. Only 500 of 176,000 stations in the U.S. are selling E-85.


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