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#Biofuels Worse for #Climate than Gasoline: Study but the #US #USA #EPA denies that.

#Biofuels Worse for #Climate than Gasoline: Study but the #US #USA #EPA denies that. | Messenger for mother Earth | Scoop.it
Searchinger said the approach developed in Michigan provides an "additional calculation" to help overcome the flawed assumption that climate pollution released when bioenergy burns does not matter.

Although European officials have warned of the limitations of the use of lifecycle analyses in assessing the climate impacts of bioenergy, the EPA has been steadfast for more than five years in its attempts to create a new regulatory framework that would continue to embrace the approach.

"The U.S. is not coming close to offsetting the carbon released by burning biofuels through additional crop growth," Searchinger said.

Via The Planetary Archives / San Francisco, California
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The Planetary Archives / San Francisco, California's curator insight, August 27, 2016 11:49 AM
Maybe we need to stop burning stuff altogether, except for campfires and fireplaces.....
Justin Goins's curator insight, August 31, 2016 4:51 PM

Biofuels vs Gasoline

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BIOFUELS Converting U.S. Prairielands at Dust Bowl Rates

BIOFUELS Converting U.S. Prairielands at Dust Bowl Rates | Messenger for mother Earth | Scoop.it

Feb 23, 2013 Inter Press Service

The rush for biofuels in the United States has seen farmers converting the United States’ prairie lands to farms at rates comparable with deforestation levels in Brazil, Malaysia and Indonesia... http://www.ipsnews.net/2013/02/biofuels-converting-u-s-prairielands-at-dust-bowl-rates/

 

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http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life?q=biofuels

 


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this summer we expect a disaster in the USA.

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