Going for the burn

Ridley, Matt
January 2012
Prospect;Jan2012, Issue 190, p78
The article reports on the environmental impact of biofuels. It is said that bioenergy is a much bigger drain on the public purse than wind energy. Bioenergy currently supplies 83 per cent of all renewable energy used in Great Britain, while others manage just 17 per cent, or 1 per cent of total energy. Biomass crops have little to do with the green movement.


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