Ethanol: Liquid Pork, Holy Water or Fields of Gold?. Kris Hoff Mike Elder Xinkai Wu CE 5212. Introduction. The United States' increasing dependence on foreign oil is widely recognized as one of the nation's biggest problem. One possible solution, ethanol, is a form of biofuel.
“It’s a sinister idea to convert food into fuel”
“Renewable ethanol represents a clear opportunity to grow a significant portion of our own fuel locally and begin to break the hold imported fuels have on us.”