TITLE

FUEL VERSUS FOOD

AUTHOR(S)
Takacs, Janos
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;12/17/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 22, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the problem of overpopulation in line with the issue of using biomass for transportation fuel. The author argues that higher living standards, better quality of life and sustainable development can only come from limiting population growth. The author believes that countries with high population density such as India cannot possibly produce enough biomass for both food and fuel. The author claims that a solution could be the use of electric cars powered by electricity from sources that do not emit carbon dioxide.
ACCESSION #
28634947

 

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