'A Total Disaster' Critique Mounts against Biofuels

The European Union has announced plans to increase the use of gas and diesel produced from plants. But the critique against biofuels is mounting. Many say they are even more harmful than conventional fossil fuels.
This used to be a dense forest in Indonesia. But the trees have made way for a palm oil plantation to produce biofuels.

This used to be a dense forest in Indonesia. But the trees have made way for a palm oil plantation to produce biofuels.

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