|08 May 07||UN Energy Report. Sustainable Bioenergy: a framework for decision makers
A comprehensive report from UN Energy, a group of 20 UN Agencies and Organizations, assesses the likely impact of the fast-growing bioenergy market.http://www.fao.org/newsroom/en/news/2007/1000553/index.html
|05 May 07||Myanmar plans sharp increase of biofuel output in 2008
The Myanmar Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation has projected a sharp increase of biofuel next year to substitute diesel, to be supplied from Jatropha physic nut plantations. Source: Biofpr
|26 Apr 07||Asian and European Ministers eager to boost Renewables together
The 3rd Asia-Europe Environment Ministers' Meeting (ASEM), held in Copenhagen from April 24-26, gave a strong signal for renewable energy as a means to "boost economic performance and ensure energy security, while at the same time reducing emissions of greenhouse ...
|02 Mar 07||Press Conference launching International Biofuels Forum
Today's launch of the International Biofuels Forum would contribute to creating a world market for alternative fuels, resulting in economic, social and environmental benefits for developed and developing countries.The forum, a joint project of Brazil, China, India, South Africa, the ...
|10 Jan 07||A Renewable Energy Roadmap: Paving the way towards a 20% share of renewables in the EU's energy mix by 2020
The roadmap proposal includes an overall binding 20% renewable energy target and a binding minimum target of 10% for transport biofuels for the EU by 2020." Each Member State will determine the best renewable energy mix for its own circumstances ...
|22 Sep 06||Global Bioenergy Partnership Secretariat up, running
Located at FAO headquarters and supported by the Italian Ministry for the Environment, Land and Sea, the Secretariat's mandate is to facilitate a global political forum to promote bioenergy and to encourage the production, marketing and use of "green" fuels, ...