Biofuels: ethical issues


Published 12/04/2011

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The consultation calling for people’s views on the potential of new types of biofuels closed on 15 March 2010. The Council would like to thank everyone who contributed to the consultation.

A summary of the consultation responses is available in Appendix 2 of the report Biofuels: ethical issues.

Consultation video

Joyce Tait, Chair of the Working Party on biofuels, explains some of the key ethical issues surrounding the production of biofuels.