Daily Archives: February 11, 2008

Who couldn’t see this coming?

Here is a report in the NYT about how bio-fuels are not the environmental panacea that they are made out to be.  From the article:

Almost all biofuels used today cause more greenhouse gas emissions than conventional fuels if the full emissions costs of producing these “green” fuels are taken into account, two studies being published Thursday have concluded.

This is almost always what happens when politics trumps engineering.

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