A grass called Miscanthus could yield more ethanol than switchgrass or corn. Lots more.
By Dawn StoverPosted 08.15.2008 at 10:38 am 14 Comments
Move over, switchgrass. There's a new miracle crop on the horizon. Research at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign indicates that a perennial grass named Miscanthus x giganteus can produce about two and a half times more ethanol per acre than either corn or switchgrass.