Latest Food vs. fuel Stories

2009-11-23 12:24:00


2009-10-30 11:40:00

FORT LEE, N.J., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Inflation Association today released the following statement to its http://inflation.us members: "While most mainstream economists such as Nouriel Roubini are warning of deflationary threats to the U.S.

2009-10-16 14:33:47

Governments should adopt a more sophisticated approach to developing biofuels, and should incorporate them into wider strategies for energy, climate, land-use, water and agricultural if their deployment is to be of maximum benefit to society.

2009-10-01 14:05:00

Enerkem's future biofuels plant will supply green energy to Strathcona county MONTREAL, Oct.

2009-10-01 13:29:37

Singaporean and Swiss scientists say using trash to produce biofuels might help solve the world's growing energy crisis and also reduce carbon emissions. The researchers said current biofuels produced from crops require an increase in crop production, which has its own severe environmental costs.

2009-09-29 14:42:34

Waste-based biofuel could cut global emissions by over 80 percent.

2009-07-08 06:12:55

European Union (EU) member nations decided on Tuesday to impose anti-dumping duties on biodiesel imports from the United States.

2009-06-24 14:04:45

Dramatic price fluctuations, increasing demand, the food vs. fuel debate, and other events of the past year may have food producers wondering which way is up.

2009-06-01 17:52:00

GBC Asked to Contribute to Implementation of Presidential Biofuels Directive WASHINGTON, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- In his effort to develop a national biofuels strategy to reduce America's dependence on imported oil, President Barack Obama invited the Governors' Biofuels Coalition to partner with key members of his Administration to achieve his vision for energy independence. In a May 27, 2009, letter to Coalition Chair Gov.

2009-05-28 12:40:00

President Barack Obama said on Wednesday that the corn-based ethanol industry needs to remain viable until new types of biofuels can be commercialized as quickly as possible.

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