Two-thirds of UK biofuel fails green standard, figures show

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Un membre du Conseil Général de la Marne fait le plein à l’unique pompe d’éthanol de France, le 28 septembre 2006 à Arcis-sur-Aube. © AFP PHOTO FRANCOIS NASCIMBENI

Just 31% of the biofuel supplied under the government’s initiative to tackle climate change met its own green standards, the Renewable Fuels Agency reports

Less than one-third of the biofuel used on UK roads meets government environmental standards intended to protect water supplies, soil quality and carbon stocks, according to new figures.

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