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Ethanol: dud as a fuel substitute and damages engines

The Great Ethanol Scam
May 14, 2009 by Ed Wallace

Not only is ethanol proving to be a dud as a fuel substitute but there is increasing evidence that it is destroying engines in large numbers.

“Does the average citizen understand what this means? In from 10 to 20 years this country will be dependent entirely upon outside sources for a supply of liquid fuels … paying out vast sums yearly in order to obtain supplies of crude oil from Mexico, Russia, and Persia.”

—Yale Professor Harold Hibbert, ethanol promoter, 1925

Higher ethanol blend could ruin small engines, makers say
May 18, 2009 by Rick Barrett

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