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Does biofuel have a palm oil problem?

Biofuel is gaining prominence in the power industry. Yet its eco-credentials largely depend on what fuel is used in its production, and when the French government banned palm oil from the country’s biofuel scheme, it was hailed as a positive step in the fight against wide-scale deforestation. What exactly are the dangers of palm oil, and what does this case tell us about how biopower should be regulated?

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