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    Report: Biofuel companies not happy with UN ethanol report

    Fear not, American ethanol advocates, the world biofuel community is taking a stand. The Renewable Fuels Association, the Global Renewable Fuels Alliance and the Canadian Renewable Fuels Association are among those crying foul about a recent United Nations report that looks at how biofuels (like ...

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    IISD calls for countries to phase out all fossil fuel subsidies

    Reforming eliminating fossil fuel subsidies would save governments billions of dollars while significantly reducing greenhouse gas emissions and freeing up monies for incentives on cleaner forms of energy, according to the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), a Canada-based ...

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    UN calls for annual investment of $1.9 trillion in "green" tech to avoid "planetary catastrophe"

    Humanity is close to breaching the sustainability of Earth, according to the recently publish World Economic and Social Survey 2011: The Great Green Technological Transformation. The report says that a massive technological revolution is needed to avoid a "major planetary ...

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    GM CEO Wagoner slams biofuel critics in Beijing

    Recent comments by John Powell, the deputy director of the UN World Food Program, have drawn return fire from GM CEO Rick Wagoner at the Beijing Motor Show. Powell blamed biofuels in part for the recent run up in food prices around the world that has resulted in more poor people not being able to ...


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