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Is Jatropha Curcas Biodiesel Losing out to Algae Biodiesel?

Picture Credit: Benjamin Arseguel A recent post on Chemically Green “The Truth About Jatropha Curcas” lists the pros and cons for growing Jatropha Curcas. India, which has researched extensively in growing Jatropha, has been investing heavily in Jatropha Curcas for biofuel production for their own automobile transportation. Early reports on Jatropha Curcas stated this bush […]

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Is U.S Going Broke or Is Cash Still King?

Picture Credit: Jabberer Little Interest in Green as Americans stay focused on the current U.S. financial crisis. Well, it seems there has been little headline news about global warming, green issues and green fuel alternatives this week as the financial crisis unwinds and the fallout has started. The “gang of 20” (a group of so-called […]

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The Truth About Jatropha Curcas Biodiesel

(Piecing together the puzzle for Jatropha Curcas being a source for biodiesel) I just received an interesting report about using Jatropha bushes for biodiesel production titled: “Best Practices For Long-Term Jatropha Development., A Position paper by KnowGenix. Jatropha Curcas is being heavily planted for harvesting of it nuts to produce biodiesel. Jatropha has been the […]

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Attack of the Food Clones?

The FDA says that cloned food products may have entered the food chain. Check out this LINK, FDA says cloned meats and milk o.k. for consumption by consumers. EU not sure about safety of cloned animals. LINK WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Food and milk from the offspring of cloned animals may already have entered the U.S. […]

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