TITLE

Organisms from Molecules to the Environment

AUTHOR(S)
Beardsley, Timothy M.
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
BioScience;Mar2010, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p167
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author opines regarding biofuel-feedstock cultivation and life-cycle evaluations of associated greenhouse-gas emissions. Reference is made to ethanol produced from corn in the U.S. and the 2007 U.S. Energy Independence and Security Act. A life-cycle analysis by researchers Timothy Searchinger and colleagues is noted that illustrated exacerbation of greenhouse-gas emissions associated with corn-ethanol production and associated land-use changes.
ACCESSION #
48847698

 

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