Beneficial Biofuels — The Food, Energy, and Environment Trilemma

  • Information: by D. Tilman, R. Socolow, J. Foley, J. Hill, Eric Larson, L. Lynd, S. Pacala, J. Reilly, T. Searchinger, C. Sommerville, R. Williams in Science, Vol. 325: 270-271 on July 17th, 2009
  • Type: Scientific

Increased salinity is a danger to blue crabs

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About a third of the 2009 US corn crop became ethanol

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Farming new land can release lots of CO2 into the atmosphere

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Farming fuel crops may drive far-off deforestation and CO2 release

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Deforestation accounts for about 20% of CO2 emissions globally

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Fossil fuels supply about 80% of the energy in corn ethanol

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