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Alexander Farrell Quotes

Some of the studies use what appear to be obsolete data or data whose quality cannot be verified.
Alexander Farrell
#Quality

We find that ethanol can, if it is made correctly, contribute significantly to both energy and environmental goals. However, the current way of producing ethanol with corn probably only meets energy goals.
Alexander Farrell
#Energy

One of the main purposes is to explain why the studies found in the literature have such divergent results.
Alexander Farrell
#Literature

The (past) studies that reported a negative net energy assumed one should ignore co-products.
Alexander Farrell
#Energy

There's no good argument for just ignoring them.
Alexander Farrell
#Argument

They use either obsolete data or data that is so poorly documented that we cannot tell what the quality of it is. But [the conclusion] is really different with other data we can find, and for that reason, suspect.
Alexander Farrell
#Quality