30 Oct '12, 9am

Clare Wenner: "UK #biofuel producers achieve greenhouse gas savings of 77% compared to fossil fuels."

REA welcomes National Palm Oil Statement Posted: 30 October, 2012. Written by REA News Renewable Energy Association Press Release 30th October 2012 REA welcomes National Palm Oil Statement The REA welcomes the publication today of the Government’s National Statement on Palm Oil [1]. The REA is one of the signatories to the Statement. It is well known that unsustainable and irresponsible use of palm oil can have destructive consequences on both the environment and the rights of local peoples. Less than 0.5% of biofuels sold in the UK are made from palm oil, and palm oil is not used at all in UK biofuel production [2]. REA Head of Renewable Transport Clare Wenner comments: “The sustainability criteria developed by the DfT are a very good example of targeted policy intervention which effectively regulates the industry and prevents unsustainable and destructive practices. Thes...

Full article: http://www.r-e-a.net/news/rea-welcomes-national-palm-oil-...

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