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Latest Issues relating to biofuels Stories

2012-09-24 21:27:24

First tops, then flops.

Deforestation and Food Demand
2012-06-26 05:21:55

Informed decisions on land use will be the key to not only carbon emissions control, but to keeping food affordable, a new MIT study said.

2012-06-08 13:44:33

Two scientists are challenging the currently accepted norms of biofuel production.

2012-05-02 20:08:30

An article in F1000 Biology Reports published today argues that recent advances in knowledge mean that plant-derived biofuels could meet about 30% of the global demand for liquid transportation fuels, drastically reducing the amounts of greenhouse gases released into the atmosphere from burning fossil fuels, without having an impact on food production.

Climate Change Biggest Factor In Corn Price Increases
2012-04-24 03:58:56

A new study suggests that climate change could cause US corn prices to more than quadruple in years of peak volatility, environmental scientists said on Sunday.


Word of the Day
meacock
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).