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Should biofuels production be confined to the tropics?

The Biopact blog has looked at the commercial viability of a number of potential biofuel crops. The blogger suggests that people in temperate latitudes will only find growing crops such as rape seed and wheat making sense commercially when the price of oil is considerably higher than it is now. Green fuels based on low […]

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Big oil saves the trees

Biofuels users/makers will be interested in the contrarian views expressed by Unstoppable Global Warming. By Geoge, but I’d like to

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Ericsson looks at Biodiesel powered mobile netowrks

Ok, so the phones themselves are not directly biodiesel powered, but…

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Biodiesel: what’s the rationale?

Why bother with biodiesel? The European Biodiesel Board published a list of questions and answers in July, in response to the European Commission, which asked for comments as part of its plan to modify

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