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Greenwashing the palm oil industry

Greenwashing the palm oil industry Deceit and global warming: Greenwashing the palm oil industry mongabay.com November 12, 2007 A new report from Greenpeace alleges that members of the Roundtable on…

EU will demand sustainable biofuel production

EU will demand sustainable biofuel production EU will demand sustainable biofuel production mongabay.com May 24, 2007 The European Commission is planning new criteria to ensure that biofuels are produced in…

Biofuels displace indigenous people

Biofuels displace indigenous people Biofuels displace indigenous people Justin Bergman Associated Press May 15, 2007 Indigenous people are being pushed off their lands to make way for an expansion of…

UN warns on dangers of bioenergy

UN warns on dangers of bioenergy UN warns on dangers of bioenergy mongabay.com May 9, 2007 Biofuels offer "an extraordinary opportunity" to reduce greenhouse gas emissions but could make "substantial…