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Metro Pulse: Biofuels Boondoggle? State’s Investment in Switchgrass Doesn’t Reap Benefit

Congress enacted a Renewable Fuels Standard that called for the production of 500 million gallons of cellulosic ethanol nationally by 2012. But now five years have passed, the $70 million has all been spent, and there’s no sign of a commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol plant.