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Carbon accounting must not neglect emissions from bioenergy production and use

Date : 29th October 2009, Source : Mongabay



Carbon accounting used in the Kyoto Protocol and other climate legislation currently neglects CO2 emissions from the production of biofuels, a loophole that could drive large-scale destruction of tropical forests and exacerbate global warming, warned researchers writing last week in the journal Science.

http://news.mongabay.com/2009/1029-biofuels.html





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