February 02, 2007

February 2, 2007
Economists Caution Oregon on High Cost of Biofuel
Oregon State University study finds net energy of biofuels would come at a high price for the state.
Corvallis, Oregon [RenewableEnergyAccess.com]
A new economic analysis of biofuels by Oregon State University (OSU) sets a cautionary tone for the large-scale production of biofuels in the state. Results of the study suggest that the "net energy" of biofuel is expensive when all costs of its production and delivery are taken into account.