Study Estimates Land Available for Biofuel Crops

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Première estimation globale des terres disponibles pour cultiver des agrocarburants de seconde génération

Une culture de Jatropha en Côte d’Ivoire © AFP PHOTO/ KAMBOU SIA

Using detailed land analysis, Illinois researchers have found that biofuel crops cultivated on available land could produce up to half of the world’s current fuel consumption — without affecting food crops or pastureland.

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