Biofuel from seaweed (Science Daily)

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http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/03/120305132534.htm

Is Seaweed the Future of Biofuel?

ScienceDaily (Mar. 5, 2012) — As scientists continue the hunt for energy sources that are safer, cleaner alternatives to fossil fuel, an ever-increasing amount of valuable farmland is being used to produce bioethanol, a source of transportation fuel. And while land-bound sources are renewable, economists and ecologists fear that diverting crops to produce fuel will limit food resources and drive up costs.

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Honorary Professor of Botany, University of Ghent (Belgium). Scientific Consultant for Desertification and Sustainable Development.
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