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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(New York: Joe Johns) Criticism of the provision in the proposed energy bill calling for a doubling of the use of ethanol for fuel featured; details given of the controversy over the effectiveness and cost of producing ethanol. [Farmer Jim ETSCH- comments on his hope that corn will be used to produce ethanol.] [Cornell University professor David PIMENTEL- says we’re importing more oil to produce ethanol.] [Garden State Ethanol Hank CAPRO- says ethanol is a bridge to get to other technology.] [Senator Charles SCHUMER- says ethanol producers & corn growers are benefiting from this.]
- Brokaw, Tom;
- Johns, Joe
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