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Old 05-22-2008, 11:26 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Corn ethanol is bad for the environment.

Bad for the economy.

Bad for FE.
Originally Posted by pro ethanol site
Q: How does ethanol affect gas mileage?
A:While there are many variables that affect fuel economy (weather, car condition, road grade, tire pressure, air conditioner use, etc.), studies indicate that fuel economy with ethanol-enriched fuels may decrease, but not likely with E10. E85 has approximately 27% less energy then gasoline, but fuel economy loss varies between 10 to 25%.

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