21 Sep '12, 7am

Yesterday's EU-turn on biofuels is a major environmental success - previous policy was madness:

EU U-turn spells doom for food-based biofuels boom Date: 21-Sep-12 Country: UK/BELGIUM Author: Nigel Hunt and Charlie Dunmore European Union plans to cap the use of food-based biofuels are a major setback for an industry once seen playing a central role in the fight against climate change, but now more often cast as the villain following a series of global food price spikes. Industry sources and analysts predict the plan could trigger a wave of plant closures across Europe while questioning whether so-called advanced biofuels, often made from waste products, can play the greater role now envisioned by the European Commission. The European Commission announced a major shift in biofuel policy on Monday, saying it plans to limit crop-based biofuels to 5 percent of transport fuel, after campaigners said existing rules take food out of people's mouths. Biofuels made from food c...

Full article: http://planetark.org/wen/66626

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