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Returning native animals and CCS - forest restoration essentials

Early this week, NSW Environment Minister Robyn Parker announced three large feral predator exclosures, 4,000 hectares each, will be constructed in National Parks in western NSW.  283 more words

Management

Genetically Engineering Poplars for Paper and Biofuels Condemned

Apr 10, 2014 by Indigenous Environmental Network

Industry Hype & Misdirected Science Undercuts Real Energy/Climate Solutions

Genetically Engineering Poplars for Paper and Biofuels Condemned

 Washington, DC–Scientists and environmentalists today condemned a recent press release by researchers at the University of British Columbia announcing they have created genetically engineered (GE) poplar trees for paper and biofuel production, opening the prospect of growing these GE trees like an agricultural crop in the future.

US Dept of Energy bets $10 mn on Advanced Biofuels from Biomass

U.S. Department of Energy release — April 15, 2014

Energy Department Announces $10 Million for Technologies to Produce Advanced Biofuel Products from Biomass

The U.S. Energy Department today announced up to $10 million in funding to advance the production of advanced biofuels, substitutes for petroleum-based feedstocks, and bioproducts made from renewable, non-food-based biomass, such as agricultural residues and woody biomass. 224 more words

Biofuel

Tobacco as the next biofuel?

Is this under the what are they really smoking category?

Biofuels

Destroying the planet: 2) BIOMASS


European Union: lunatics at the wheel



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Like biofuels, biomass is a “green” lunacy which helps destroy the planet instead of saving it… 427 more words

Extinction

Green Energy Drawing Investment Worldwide

Renewables account for more power generation than ever before, as 2013 saw lower costs and higher profitability

April 7, 2014 Aljazeera America by Renee Lewis… 455 more words

Renewable Energy

Weekly Round-Up # 6: Get Your Wonk On

As noted in the last “round-up” post, the students in Maine Government are now fully focused on analytical research papers on a Maine policy issue of their choice. 281 more words

Maine Politics