13 Nov '11, 4am

BIOconversion Blog: "The Big Fix" Film: Exploring Oil's Dark Side

BIOconversion Blog: "The Big Fix" Film: Exploring Oil's Dark Side

Josh and Rebecca Tickell have ably presented the win-win-win benefits case for pursuing a global biofuels agenda with their first two movies - 2009's "Fuel " and this year's "Freedom " films. The drivers for change include public health, biodiversity, water and air quality, national and economic security, and regional sustainability. In those movies the arch villain is a "Big Oil" industry that relentlessly pushes energy addiction to fossil fuels - endangering the economic stability and quality of life of all but the entrenched upper class. Anyone who has ridden the biofuels industry rollercoaster knows that the challenges facing its market emergence aren't just perfecting technology at commercial scale, building demand and infrastructure, and finding backers with the wherewithal to persevere through the "Valley of Death" - although those hurdles are daunting enough. There...

Full article: http://bioconversion.blogspot.com/2011/11/big-fix-film-ex...

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