This new Commentary provides a scientific assessment of the production potential and regional impacts of large-scale cellulosic ethanol production. It discusses the need for national investments and policy changes to address challenges limiting the production and efficient use of cellulosic biomass as a fuel feedstock to meet U.S. needs.
Chair: Dr. Steven L. Fales, Iowa State University, Ames. QTA2007-2, 8 pp., November 2007. Available free online.
Steven L. Fales
J. Richard Hess
William D. Provine
Edward C. Runge
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