Prime time for ethanol
In the United States there are at least 250 million fossil fuel-burning registered road vehicles, and about six million big trucks. Add in another 100 million small ICEs, like lawn mowers, snowmobiles, power boats, etc.
Then there are a couple hundred thousand small planes and several thousand commercial jets. These add up to perhaps 30 terawatts of installed fossil-fueled power, or about 100kw for every American. That’s the energy equivalent of a thousand human slaves each.
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