It takes fifty gallons of water to produce one gallon of ethanol. How wasteful.
Sir Richard Branson’s bio-fueled flight of two hours required the oil of 150,000 coconuts.Think of all the poor people who could survive on 150,000 coconuts. For a two-hour flight, that’s dreadfully wasteful.
Fortunately, the earth produces oil. It longs to purge it. Hollywood types ought to relate to that impulse.
Copyright M-J de M. 2008