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The need for biofuels
Source : thestar.com.my
Experts predict the majority of the world's oil fields will reach maximum petroleum extraction capacity in 2020, a state otherwise known as "peak oil". After this point, a reduction in pressure causes the rate of production to enter a state of terminal decline. Some quarters even claim the official predictions are misleadingly optimistic and that the world has in fact, already surpassed peak oil. With a looming energy crisis and climate change at the forefront of everyone's minds, there has never been a better time for alternative energy solutions to shine. Aside from renewable energies like solar, hydro and wind, a significant amount of research has gone into finding liquid biofuels. In addition to being portable, liquid biofuels have high energy density and are clean burning.
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12 April 2011 |
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