Supports use of biofuels

COURTESY TO THE BELLINGHAM HERALDApril 25, 2014 

Your article on April 22, "Study: Biofuels may be worse for environment than gas in short term" I believe omits one important fact. Biofuels, such as corn, are grown using carbon the plants take from the atmosphere. The carbon released from burning biofuels is carbon that is already circulating in our environment. The carbon in gasoline is drawn from deep inside the earth, and thus burning gasoline adds carbon to the environment.

Thomas Brakke

Bellingham

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