Maybe i spoke too soon

…about cellulosic ethanol yesterday in my comment on Obama’s promise to double the supply of renewable energy. Might have inadvertantly given it more environmental credit than it deserves.

MIT Study Says Cellulosic Ethanol Could Have “Unintended” Environmental Consequences

Of course, I did say the limit-to-growth on biofuel in general was probably based on the waste material that could become feedstock, not how many acres of land could be dedicated to it. We’ve already seen what happens with corn.