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Environmental, Campaign & Website News > Emissions from palm oil biodiesel highest of major biofuels, says EU

Emissions from palm oil biodiesel highest of major biofuels, says EU

Date : 30th January 2012, Source : Mongabay



Greenhouse gas emissions from palm oil-based biodiesel are the highest among major biofuels when the effects of deforestation and peatlands degradation are considered, according to calculations by the European Commission. The emissions estimates, which haven't been officially released, have important implications for the biofuels industry in Europe.

http://news.mongabay.com/2012/0130-biofuels_eu.html





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