Ethanol is renewable and domestically produced, meaning it helps combat the large amounts of petroleum the United States is required to import each year. On top of this, it reduces emissions and requires no special fueling equipment. Ethanol can be used in any conventional gasoline vehicle.
With ethanol, you won’t just be reducing emissions, however, you’ll also be increasing jobs. Ethanol production creates jobs in rural areas where employment opportunities are often scare. According to the Renewable Fuels Association, ethanol production in 2015 led to the addition of nearly 86,000 jobs across the country.