Last update: 23.12.2008
Biofuel industries react positively to FAO declaration
Source : biofuelreview.com
Folowing many fractious hours of debate, and some doubt as to wether an agreement could be reached at all, finally a declaration was issued today (5th June) at the High Level Conference on Food Security in Rome. The issue fo biofuels had caused much rancour at the meeting, but the resulting text on biofuels was welcomed by the biofuels market as a whole, although it left some claiming it was a fudge. After the declaration was released leaders from the Canadian Renewable Fuels Association (CRFA), the European Bioethanol Fuel Association (eBio), and the Renewable Fuels Association said; "We welcome today's UN FAO proposal to undertake further study of biofuels in agriculture. We are confident it will underscore the valuable contribution biofuels can make to ease the energy and agriculture challenges confronting all nations."
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6 June 2008 |
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