Meta-Consulting and the Division of Labor*

By Keith Blincoe, Staff Writer ATTENTION: Satire article. Reader discretion is advised. Consulting is on the rise—volatility in the world market and increased specialization raises the demand for consultants’ services. Thinking about entering a new market? Hire a consulting firm. Profits slipping despite revenue rising? Need to be reminded every 30 seconds that the world […]

CHALLENGES IN THE U.S. FUEL ETHANOL INDUSTRY

By Makarand Gawade, Staff Writer Every coin has two sides, and likewise, the U.S. corn based fuel ethanol industry has its supporters and opponents. I have worked in biofuel industry for over ten years and with the comprehensive experience, know-how, and knowledge in this space, I believe this is a sustainable clean energy and I […]

Global Fuel Ethanol Industry

By Makarand Gawade, Staff Writer Evolution of Fuel Ethanol Industry The ethanol industry has come a long way from its first usage of ethanol to power an engine in 1826 and subsequent usage as a lighting fuel in the 1850s. Ethanol blended gasoline was first used in the 1920s as octane booster and this fuel […]