Going Green

Wednesday, August 13, 2008

UN Biofuels Standard Under Development

Guidelines for bio-fuels development is probably a good idea, however, each country ultimately must address its own internal issues.

UN-backed expert group takes steps to establish new biofuel standard

13 August 2008 – A United Nations-backed group of international experts has endorsed a first draft of a new global sustainability standard for biofuels to assess their economic, social and environmental effects.

The Steering Board of the Roundtable on Sustainable Biofuels (RSB), which includes an expert from the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), today signed off on...(complete article here).

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