(Behind the Headlines) The Pentagon pays less than two dollars a gallon for jet fuel.
Under President Obama’s half a billion dollar ‘green energy’ initiative for the military the Navy spent $26 a gallon for biofuel made from algae.
Think that’s expensive? That’s nothing. The Air Force recently spent $59 a gallon for biofuel made from sugar.
The negative impact of using sugar for biofuels is that it causes a rise sugar prices, driving up the cost of thousands of food products. Hitting every American family in the pocketbook.