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From The Trees To The Tank

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Chuck Leavell plays keyboards for the Rolling Stones. But he also owns a plantation outside of Macon, Georgia, with 2500 acres of pine trees. (Photo by Susan Mittleman)

Finding alternative fuel sources in our country involves looking at what nature has to offer. In the West, they’re harnessing wind and solar energy. In the Heartland, it's sweet crops like corn. Susan Mittleman reports, in the South, they're looking to their forests to make cleaner, greener fuels:

Georgia’s Innovative Center for Energy

Range Fuels

A related article from the Savannah Morning News

Producer: Susan Mittleman
Release Date: June 22, 2009
Running Time: 3:25

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