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LAKE MARY, Fla., June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Renewable fuels provider New Generation Biofuels Holdings, Inc.
Writing in the peer-reviewed journal Conservation Letters on Friday, researchers noted that a system of selling credits to reduce carbon emissions in the Indonesian rainforest could provide a feasible method of conservation.
New study is among first to show benefits that carbon payments could have for populations of endangered large mammals in tropical forests.
In the last decade, Asian farmers have cleared tens of thousands of square miles of forests to accommodate the worldâ€™s growing demand for palm oil, an increasingly popular food ingredient.
Oil palm cultivation is a significant driver of tropical forest destruction across Southeast Asia.
Finland's Neste Oil said on Friday that cars in Europe and North America might soon be powered on diesel made from palm oil, vegetable oil and animal fat in Singapore.
When the price of oil skyrocketed, the prospect of developing biofuel as an alternative raised the excitement of ambitious members of Southeast Asia to jump onboard.
WASHINGTON and MIAMISBURG, Ohio, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Resources Institute (WRI) and NewPage Corporation today announce a partnership to protect forests in Indonesia.
CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Feb.
The Center for Science in the Public Interest is urging Pennsylvania's governor to ignore a recommendation opposing banning artificial trans fat in foods. A task force recommended Pennsylvania Gov.
- A handkerchief.
- Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.