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UN’s State Of The World’s Forests Reveals Deforestation Is Speeding Up

The United Nation’s latest report on the state of the world’s forests shows an alarming increase in the rate of deforestation. Much of this is due to a rise in palm oil plantations used to make biofuels. An economic alternative must be found to protect the world’s forests and the biodiversity and other vital environmental services these ecosystems provide.

Biofuel Professionals Endorse Global Green Biofuel Standard

Biofuels are controversial because of heaps of questionable issues linked with their production, but despite the bad press it’s crazy to abandon all biofuel products. What’s really needed is agreement on what’s acceptable as a standard. Various initiatives are sprouting up at the moment. Last week, companies, environmentalists and academics decided on the draft of a new global green biofuel…

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