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Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA) has introduced legislation to help turn ethanol into hydrogen for use as fuel in hybrid electric vehicles. Harkin's bill authorizes $5 million over three years to demonstrate the cost-effective production of hydrogen from ethanol and other farm-based fuels.

Renewable Fuels Association President Bob Dinneen says: “We believe ethanol can play an important role in fueling the future hydrogen economy.”

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