Carbon Debt Explained

Climate Central’s Jessica Harrop explains the concept of carbon debt – how the release of carbon stored in the soil, when land is cleared, can make corn-based ethanol worse than we may have thought in terms of greenhouse gas emissions, contributing to climate change.

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About Thomas Schueneman

Tom is the founder, editor, and publisher of GlobalWarmingisReal.com and a contributor for Triple Pundit. His work appeared on Slate, Cleantechnia, Planetsave, Earth911 and many other sustainability-focused publications. Tom is a member of the Society of Environmental Journalists

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