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TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Orangutans and Tigers -- Tell the EU to Drop Biofuels!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, BIOFUELS, animals, habitatdestruction, humans, habitat, world )

AWAY AWHI
- 313 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
According to the latest figures, 61% of the palm oil imported by the EU is used for biodiesel and to generate electricity. Producing these fuels has a horrific impact, with an estimated 100,000 orangutans killed on oil palm plantations on Borneo
Save the Orangutans and Tigers âEUR" Tell the EU to Drop Biofuels! - Rainforest Rescue
Environment  (tags: wildlife, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, biofuels )

Nita
- 375 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Every liter of fuel Europeans put in their cars contains a percentage of biofuel as mandated by the EU. Producing these fuels has a huge impact on the environment, with an estimated 100,000 orangutans killed on oil palm plantations on Borneo.
Tell the EU to Drop Biofuels! - Rainforest Rescue
Environment  (tags: biofuels, CO2emissions, environment, globalwarming, palm oil )

Nita
- 460 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
We now have an opportunity to stop the disastrous effects of biofuels. The European Commission, Parliament and Council of Ministers are currently debating the future of bioenergy in the EU for the years leading up to 2030. Please sign our petition.
Petition - Don't Trash the Rainforest for "Green" Jet Fuel!
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, rainforest economy, fragile ecosystems, palm oil industry, Jet Fuel, biofuels, habitat loss, prevention of commercial exploitation, prevention of environmental damages, wildlife losses, alternative fuel, responsibility, protection )


- 547 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
International aviation wants to achieve "carbon-neutral growth" by using up to 285 million tons of biofuels a year, according to the ICAO. What the industry representatives aren't saying: this will mean burning palm oil as jet fuel and destroying...
Petition: Stop Palm Oil Biofuel That Drives Deforestation and Destroys Orangutans Homes
Environment  (tags: palm oil industry, biofuels, rainforest destruction, Deforestration, Habitat Destruction, Endangered Species, environmental damage, ecosystems, Sustainabililty, responsible sourcing, Climate Change, rainforest conservation, protection )


- 581 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Rainforests are cleared and burned and endangered species such as the orangutans dying to expand production of palm oil and other food-based biofuels to power our cars. EU policies have generated huge demand for biofuels. Today, biofuels are mainly...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Rainforest: Say No to Deforestation for Biofuels
Environment  (tags: EPA, biofuels, environment, destruction, ecosystems, nature, wildlife, government )

AWAY AWHI
- 640 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The EPAâEUR(TM)s recent biofuels proposal is bad news for everyone who cares about protecting the worldâEUR(TM)s last, great forests as well as native ecosystems here at home.
Palm Oils Corporate Deception Green-Washing a Dirty Industry
Environment  (tags: palm oil, green washing, dirty industry, palm oil plantations, tropical world, assault on climate, biofuels )

Sheryl
- 1235 days ago - telesurtv.net
The expansion of oil palm plantations around the tropical world presents a fierce assault on the climate in the name of corporate profits. While the industry green-washes palm oil under the guise of biofuels and so-called sustainable development.
Ditch Inefficient and Wasteful Biofuel Use PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, energy, biofuels )

Anna
- 1531 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop the use of biofuels in favor of more efficient energy sources.
The Cost of Hunger: Drought Only One Factor Behind High Food Prices
Environment  (tags: global food chain, biofuels, drought, weather, politics, humans, habitat, environment, green, world )

AWAY AWHI
- 2433 days ago - spiegel.de
The severe drought in the US has been blamed the rising prices of agricultural commodities. But that is only part of the story: Biofuels, financial speculation and changing dietary habits are also playing a rol
Biofuels From the Sea: Seaweed May Prove a Viable Future Biofuel, Especially If Harvested in Summer
Environment  (tags: Seaweed, Biofuels, Summer Harvest )

Anna
- 2849 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Seaweed may prove a viable future biofuel -- especially if harvested in summer. The use of kelp (Laminaria digitata) could provide an important alternative to terrestrial grown biofuels; however the suitability of its chemical composition varies on a.....
FUEL........A Must Watch Movie   video
Environment  (tags: fuel, standard oil, economies, food, biofuels, solar, wind, garbage, Joshua Tickell )

Sheryl
- 2908 days ago - youtube.com
Unveils a curtain of deception covering America's dependence on foreign oil as it explores one possible solution to the coming energy crisis. A movie of Hope and solutions.
Cow Rumen Enzymes for Better Biofuels
Environment  (tags: Cow, Rumen Enzymes, Biofuels, energy )

Anna
- 3006 days ago - sciencedaily.com
When it comes to breaking down plant matter and converting it to energy, the cow has it all figured out. Its digestive system allows it to eat more than 150 pounds of plant matter every day. Now researchers report that they have found dozens of previously
Debate Heating Up on Biofuels
Environment  (tags: Biofuels, heating, debate )

Trequl
- 3054 days ago - birdlife.org
Biofuels are any kind of fuel derived from living things. In principle, they are a way of reducing greenhouse gas emissions compared to conventional fossil fuels like oil and coal.
Europe's Biofuels Plans Driving Social and Environmental Destruction
Environment  (tags: Biofuels, plans, climate change )

Trequl
- 3075 days ago - birdlife.org
Plans to increase the use of biofuels in Europe over the next ten years will require up to 69.000 square kilometres of new land worldwide and make climate change worse, a new report shows.
EU Biofuels Policy Could Create "Major Environmental Pressure"
Environment  (tags: environment, EU, biofuels, policy, habitat, nature, protection, humans )

Cher
- 3087 days ago - renewableenergyfocus.com
EU biofuels policy does not adequately protect the environment against negative consequences, according to a study reviewing the indirect land use change (ILUC) impact of the EU's planned increase in biofuels use up to 2020
 

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