Ian Bicking: the old part of his blog

Re: On ethanol

Hi all,

I from Brazil. Lately we have produced "flex" cars that accept gasoline and ethanol (alchool). This cars are the most bought.

Well, I wait we undestand my english.

without more.

Comment on On ethanol
by Claudio Torcato

Comments:

Yep flex is now very popular. We're hopefully going to get our car converted soon.

Alcohol is definitely cheaper than petrol. If it is energy negative, then the government must be doing a lot of subsidizing.

Meanwhile, WorldChanging are on this case here : http://www.worldchanging.com/archives/003042.html

# phil jones

Sept 22, 2005

Just what is the current price on the street for ethanol fuel in Brazil?

# Dave Dow