Latest Indirect land use change impacts of biofuels Stories

2009-03-24 10:42:00

Retired Members of the Armed Forces, the Intelligence Community and Pres. Reagan's NSA Advisor Bud McFarlane Petition Gov.

2009-03-05 14:47:00

Calls on Board Members to Reject Report - Says Inclusion of Indirect Land Use Change Models Could Harm More Than Help in Fight Against Carbon Emissions SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Growth Energy today called on the California Air Resources Board (ARB) to reject rules developed by its staff that would impose unfair standards in calculating the carbon intensity of fuels as part of the Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS).

2009-03-02 10:41:00

Group Acknowledges Common Goal of Producing Sustainable Alternative Fuels and Protecting Forests, But Says Current Proposal Tilts Playing Field in Favor of Fossil Fuels LIVERMORE, Calif., March 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a letter to California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, more than 100 of the nation's top scientists warned that the proposed Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) enforces a new and highly uncertain category of carbon emissions - called indirect or market-mediated effects -...

2008-12-17 07:47:00

SAO PAULO, Brazil, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's approval by the European Parliament of the Renewable Energy Sources Directive is a clear sign that a sustainable market for renewables in transport will be created in the European Union.

2008-12-03 12:20:15

New research reported in Agronomy Journal shows cover crops and composting can offset carbon loss from corn stover ethanol production.

2008-11-06 11:17:51

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency must establish a sound, science-based model for measuring net greenhouse gas emissions related to biofuels production before releasing estimates that may understate the positive role biofuels play in reducing climate change emissions.

2008-10-06 12:00:36

Tesoro has announced that its operating subsidiary, Tesoro Refining & Marketing, has filed a lawsuit against the California Air Resources Board to prevent the implementation of a new regulation, which would essentially mandate the addition of more crop-based ethanol to gasoline in California.

2008-09-23 21:00:28

To: ENERGY EDITORS Contact: Rosa Webster, +55 (11) 3643 2707, rosa.webster@cdn.com.br, Marli Romanini, +55 (11) 3643 2756, marli@cdn.com.br, or Mariane dos Santos, +55 (11) 3643 2730, mariane.santos@cdn.com.br, all of CDN Corporate Communications, for UNICA - Brazil's Sugarcane Industry Association SAO PAULO, Brazil, Sept.

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