05.27.12 Biofuels: A Bonus or Boondoggle for the U.S. Military?
year the U.S. Department of Defense bought 450,000 gallons of biofuels
for fighter jets and other aircraft and it plans to become and even
bigger buyer in coming years. But these alternatives are costly and some
say unfeasible, given deep
budget cuts facing the military. Senator Mark Udall, Democrat-Colorado, discusses the military's next big biofuels move.