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Carbon emissions caused by the displacement of food crops and pastures may be twice as much as those from lands devoted to biofuels production.
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.
COLUMBIA, Md., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Renewable fuels provider New Generation Biofuels Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: NGBF) ("NGBF" or the "Company") today announced that it has signed a Letter Of Intent (LOI) with Ace Biofuels of San Juan, Puerto Rico.
LONDON, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The utilisation of second-generation bio feedstock, such as agricultural residue, forest residue and black liquor, is currently limited to power generation in combined heat and power (CHP) plants or regeneration units.
Enerkem's future biofuels plant will supply green energy to Strathcona county MONTREAL, Oct.
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.
Waste-based biofuel could cut global emissions by over 80 percent.
CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite serious challenges to its development, the sub-Saharan African biofuels market should experience rapid growth in the next five years.