TITLE

Rail capacity threatens US energy

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;7/30/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 5, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the goal set by U.S. President George W. Bush of achieving 35 billion gals/year of domestic ethanol production by 2017. It is reported that the goal is an attempt to reduce the country's reliance on foreign energy sources. It informs that without adequate rail capacity it would not be possible to reach the ethanol produced to consumers. It is noted that constraints on rail capacity constitute a critical choke point in energy development in the U.S..
ACCESSION #
26776154

 

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