Ethanol Production, Corn vs. Lignocellulosic Material
Producing ethanol from cellulosic material currently is more expensive than corn-based ethanol, since it can involve many different enzymes as well as genetically engineered organisms.
For more information on this exhibit, please contact the Comptroller’s Data Services Division at 512-463-4900 or at P.O. Box 13528, Austin, Texas 78711-3528.
Sources: Dr. Mark Holtzapple, Texas A&M University and Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.