Regular readers know I am no fan of ethanol — over-subsidized gasoline substitute that has helped to drive food inflation aggressively higher (and, it gunks up my engines!)
With the price of Oil down $18 over the past week — off 12% from the $147 high — perhaps its time to pull out the BioFuels/Ethanol DeathWatch Map.
Its a terrific Google Maps Mashup (via GigaOm) that shows the various biofuel plants that are having "hiccups."
The author notes that this is a "a work in progress" You can add new notices or extra information in the comments.
The Costanza Energy Policy: 25 Ways to Drive Oil to $150 (May 29, 2008)
Maps: Biofuels Deathwatch
Earth2Tech, January 9th, 2008 at 12:00 am