Jatropha-based Biodiesel – Worth Avoiding For Now

“It does grow on marginal land, but if you use marginal land you’ll get marginal yields,” Jatropha has been hailed as some sort of wonder crop that produces bountiful oil on lands that are unusable for agriculture or living.  Yet … Continue reading

Bumpy road of biofuel industry leads Cofco to gates of tiny farms

Bumpy road of biofuel industry leads Cofco to gates of tiny farms It was exciting to be mentioned in this article by Kandy Wong in the South China Morning Post (and sorry it is a locked site). The premise of … Continue reading

California “Green Index” Report released – Only Energy Can be Green?

I know I’ve been negligent in my China-Canada relationship posts – or any posts at all, but I received a copy of the California Green Innovation Index report from a colleague today, and after looking at it, I thought – … Continue reading