User: irge304 Topic: Green Technology
Category: Biofuel
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Hardy weed shows promise as cheap source of biofuel 9.9.2007 SFGate: Top Stories
When Suleiman Diarra Banani's brother said the poisonous black seeds dropping from the seemingly worthless weed that had grown around his family farm for decades could be used to run a generator, or even a car, Banani did not believe him. When he suggested... ...
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A worthless weed with potential energy 9.9.2007 Star Tribune: World
The seeds of the jatropha plant may help poor farmers turn unproductive fields into a biofuel boom.
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Mali’s Farmers Discover a Weed’s Potential Power 9.9.2007 NY Times: Science
Long used by farmers as a guard against grazing animals and erosion, a plant called jatropha is now being hailed as a potentially ideal source of biofuel.
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Wheels Blog: Ethanol and the Tortilla Tax 7.9.2007 NY Times: Automobiles
The price of motor fuel and the price of tortillas both testify to the resourcefulness of corn growers.
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Arctic sea ice at record low 4.9.2007 The Guardian -- Front Page
• Ice cap collapsing at unprecedented rate • Area almost twice size of UK gone in last week alone
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Loss of Arctic ice leaves experts stunned 4.9.2007 The Guardian -- World Latest
The Arctic ice cap has collapsed at an unprecedented rate this summer, with an area almost twice as big as the UK disappearing in the last week alone, say scientists.
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Testing time on energy 3.9.2007 International Herald Tribune: Editorials
A rising awareness in Congress of the risks of climate change and oil dependency has brought forth two respectable, if incomplete, energy bills.
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Editorial: Testing Time on Energy 3.9.2007 NY Times: Editorials
A rising awareness in Congress of the risks of climate change and oil dependency has brought forth two respectable, if incomplete, energy bills that could be merged into one truly outstanding bill.
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How green do you want your bananas? Co-op ballots members on ethical issues 3.9.2007 The Guardian -- Front Page
Science & environment: · Topics include sourcing, diet and animal welfare· Grocery chain dismisses 'lazy thinking' of rivals
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Biodiesel Demand Grows Across Continents 2.9.2007 NPR News
The ultimate clean fuel, at least at first glance, is vegetable oil. Plants make it from sunlight, water, and a greenhouse gas -- and they remove carbon dioxide from the air as they grow. The oil is easily converted into fuel for diesel engines. Around the globe there's now a rush toward so-called "biodiesel."
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Time to tune in to the real world 28.8.2007 BBC: Science
People are more interested in reality TV and the world of celebrities than the real world and the challenges it faces.
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President's address to tackle energy and environment 17.1.2007 New Scientist: Focus on America
George W Bush's annual State of the Union address is likely to call for a huge increase in US ethanol usage, and tweak climate change policy
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President's address to tackle energy and environment 17.1.2007 New Scientist: Focus on America
George W Bush's annual State of the Union address is likely to call for a huge increase in US ethanol usage, and tweak climate change policy
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President's address to tackle energy and environment 17.1.2007 New Scientist: Focus on America
George W Bush's annual State of the Union address is likely to call for a huge increase in US ethanol usage, and tweak climate change policy
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Ethanol vs. water: Can both win? 18.9.2006 Minnesota Public Radio: Most Emailed
In Minnesota, ethanol is a favorite among alternative energy advocates. But some scientists say it is a drain on Minnesota's water resources.
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Where the bushel meets the barrel 1.1.1970 Durango Telegraph
2011-07-07
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The business of hunger 1.1.1970 Durango Telegraph
2011-03-31
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