French biofuel farmers to the rescue!

According to the BBC the President of France, Jacques Chirac says non-food crops should be at the heart of European biofuels policy and France should get around 10% of its fuel needs from Biofuels by 2015.

But he doesn’t want the Common Agricultural Policy (a bone of contention between countries with weaker farming lobbies and France) modifying before 2013.
According to the BBC the President of France, Jacques Chirac says non-food crops should be at the heart of European biofuels policy and France should get around 10% of its fuel needs from Biofuels by 2015.

But he doesn’t want the Common Agricultural Policy (a bone of contention between countries with weaker farming lobbies and France) modifying before 2013.

It is not clear if he is including bioethanol from substandard, subsidised and overpriced French wines in the equation…

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