Scientists claim first-generation biofuels here to stay

James S Murray
clock

Experts predict first-generation biofuels will be with us for several decades and call on biofuel industry to focus on improving agricultural yields as best means of limiting impact on food prices

The biofuel industry should step up efforts to enhance yields from energy crops as the most cost-effective means of increasing production and delivering deeper carbon cuts. That is the advice from...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join now

 

Already a BusinessGreen
member?

Login

More on Technology

L'Oreal's new 'no rinse' conditioner will cut water usage by up to 100 litres per bottle (credit: L'Oreal)

L'Oreal declares 'no rinse' conditioner saves 100 litres of water per bottle

L'Oreal brand says new innovation will help firm meet its 2030 goal to cut water consumption by a quarter

clock 17 January 2022 • 1 min read
New Volta Trucks vehicles will arrive on Regent Street this summer (credit: Volta Trucks))

Regent Street retailers to receive e-truck deliveries as part of traffic-busting trial

Partnership will see some of the UK's most famous stores consolidate deliveries from this summer in a bid to cut emissions, air pollution, and congestion

clock 14 January 2022 • 2 min read
Indian billionaire Mukesh Ambani at the 2007 World Economic Forum | Credit: Wikimedia Commons

Global Briefing: Asia's richest man plots $76bn green infrastructure blitz

All the top green business news from around the world this week, including 2021 emissions bounce-backs, Germany's new clean power targets, and fresh pressure on European companies to boost their decarbonisation plans

BusinessGreen staff
clock 14 January 2022 • 6 min read