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12/11/2010
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World Should Eradicate Fossil Fuel Subsidies: IEA

If recently announced policies to curb carbon emissions were enacted, under a “new policies scenario,” renewable energy would reach one third of global power generation by 2035, catching up with coal, compared with 19 percent now, requiring $5.7 trillion of cumulative investment, the report found. The use of biofuels would increase four-fold, meeting 8 percent of transport fuel up from 3 percent now. Greenpeace said that the IEA was underestimating the uptake of renewables. Continue reading

09/07/2009
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Drive to make biofuels thrive

“The university system of California has a good reputation of getting technology out to be commercialized.” Taylor said he believes cellulosic ethanol can help make America independent of foreign oil. “The U.S. economy will recover, just like every other economy, and when that happens there will be resource competition and it will drive the price (of gas) up. The only resource we can actively control is a bio-based fuel.” Continue reading

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