There’s no joined up thinking on biofuels at the UN, according to Global Dashboard reporting on the Guardian Newspaper this morning. This needs more work than I can give it at the moment, and I’m not sure why the UN should be blamed, or what it could do… But if we’re going to cut down good forest to plant oil palms or farmers start using more marginal land to grow crops then we’ll be in trouble.
No joined up thinking about biofuels
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