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mnvoronin t1_j0mn6ld wrote

>Carbon emissions were produced at every stage of the use and creation of this fuel.

Well, growing plants is, I believe, a carbon-negative process. But that's the only stage that is negative.


torpedospurs t1_j0ner1y wrote

This does depend on the amount of fertilizer and pesticides used, right? I've been told that US corn based ethanol, for instance, is no less carbon intensive than gasoline when both are used in cars.