pstarr wrote:To understand why this is a scam you need only to ask yourself why the world's best educated and well-funded farmers did not previously use their own crops for liquid fuel and methane waste for electricity? Why did these guys hand over their hard-earned cash to the oil companies and power generators when they could have saved money and been more competitive then their neighbors?
Because they some combo of
There's no reason to go through all the work of growing their own fuel to save money when it will take time away from growing crops that can provide more money than their homegrown fuel will save, provided the price of fuel is low enough. Until recently, it has been to a certain extent.