Posted by Brian Sussman in Eco-Tyranny Book
on Mar 14th, 2012 | 1 comment
Last Friday, President Obama announced a new round of federal funding to further yet another green fancy: turning algae into fuel to power our cars, trucks, planes and trains.
Speaking to an audience at the University of Miami, Mr. Obama said, “We’re making new investments in the development of gasoline and diesel and jet fuel that’s actually made from a plant-like substance — algae. You’ve got a bunch of algae out here, right? If we can figure out how to make energy out of that, we’ll be doing all right.”
Here we go again. The Department of Energy (DOE) is ready to hurl millions of...