Tuesday, August 7, 2007

New Process May Enable Motorists To Fill 'Er Up -- With Wheat

This is a really bad idea.

From ScienceDaily:

In a finding that could help put wheat alongside corn on the menu of biofuel sources, researchers in the United Kingdom and Greece report development of a new method for producing ethanol from wheat.

The technology - potentially cheaper and more efficient than conventional methods for producing wheat-based biofuel - is scheduled for the August 3 issue of ACS' Biotechnology Progress....