The Biofuels Law and World Hunger

Nonato, Rester John L.
September 2009
Ateneo Law Journal;Sep2009, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p512
Academic Journal
An essay is presented on the proposed expanded production and usage of biofuels. It notes that biofuels, such as ethanol and biodiesel, have long been recognized as sources of cleaner-burning energy in the U. S. and in the European Union. The author expresses concerns over the proposals because lands that can be used for food production are devoted to biofuel crops, the price for food production is rising.


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