Agrofuels: Big Profits, Ruined Lives and Ecological Destruction

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Agrofuels were heralded as a key weapon in the fight against climate change, but the deforestation and theft of agricultural land that was essential to farmers in the developing world, suggests that they are doing more harm than good.Francois Houtart argues that the green potential of agrofuels has been hijacked by businesses that put profits above environmental protection. This has led to the absurd situation where an energy source that should be sustainable actually increases human and ecological damage, simply due to the ...

Agrofuels: Big Profits, Ruined Lives and Ecological Destruction 2010, Pluto Press (UK)

ISBN-13: 9780745330129

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Agrofuels: Big Profits, Ruined Lives and Ecological Destruction 2010, Pluto Press, London

ISBN-13: 9780745330136

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