Europe Losing Appetite For Palm Oil

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EU Targeting Biofuel Applications The latest European Union plan to ban palm oil has been defeated, but the anti-palm oil forces in Europe have only just begun. The different lawmaking arms of the EU — the European Commission, Parliament and the Council — recently reached a compromise on the bloc’s revised renewable energy regulations, known

Palm Oil Plantations Killing Wildlife

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Palm Oil A Deadly Biofuel The European Union wants to protect the climate and reduce carbon emissions from motor vehicles by blending fuels with increasing shares of supposedly eco-friendly “biofuels.” Last year, 1.9 million tons of palm oil were added to diesel fuel in the EU – in addition to millions of tons of equally