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Biofuel Project in Kenya Ignites Land, Environmental Disputes
Environment  (tags: energy, biofuel, native rights, Afrian land grab, displacement, development, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, ecosystems, destruction, humans, green, world, politics, pollution )

Cal
- 550 days ago - latimes.com
Foreign firms seeking land in Africa for biofuel crops run into opposition from communities and environmental activists despite promising jobs and development.
EU Commission Proposals Fail to Fully Address Climate Damage of Biofuels
Environment  (tags: European Green Party, EGP, news, biofuel, energy, agriculture, climate change, food supply, food prices, EU commission )

Brian
- 794 days ago - europeangreens.eu
"With climate change having already added pressure on global food supply and food prices, the EU should not be further exacerbating these trends by promoting the use of agricultural land for fuel."
"Biofuel": Please Support the Scientists' Call To Protest! SIGN!
Environment  (tags: biofuel, animals, conservation, environment, destruction, forests, green, habitatdestruction, habitat, nature, oceans, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1173 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
hen land used for food production is converted to grow biofuel crops on it, the agriculture expands at other places. This often leads to new deforestation and the destruction of natural ecosystems, especially in the tropical areas of the developing coun
It's Not Easy Flying Green: Large Variability in Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Alternative Fuels
Environment  (tags: Green, Flying, Biofuel, Aviation, Fuel )

Anna
- 1324 days ago - sciencedaily.com
There's a race afoot to give biofuel wings in the aviation industry, part of an effort to combat soaring fuel prices and cut greenhouse gas emissions. In 2008, Virgin Atlantic became the first commercial airline to fly a plane on a blend of biofuel and...
Algae: Biofuel?
Environment  (tags: biofuel, algae, renewable energy, alternative energy )

RC
- 2341 days ago - cnn.com
This sounds like a great idea to me. Skim the algae off pond cells and make fuel...how great is that?
Biofuels: The New Greenhouse Threat
Environment  (tags: biofuel, greenhouse gases, land clearing, emissions, global warming, pollution )

RC
- 2513 days ago - nytimes.com
It's not the biofuel itself that is the problem, it's the clearing of the land and the processes used to make the stuff that causes the problems. This article explains it all very nicely.
   

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