Losing carbon: New study questions sustainability of biofuel harvested on dry lands

BOGOR, Indonesia (22 January, 2013)_The high amount of carbon that pours into the atmosphere when arid and semi-arid land is converted for Jatropha oil production may outweigh the environmental benefits of such a biofuel, says a new report.This article was originally posted on Forests News. Click here to read the full article.