UK biofuels ‘could destroy 1.6m hectares of natural habitat’

The UK’s use of biofuels could destroy 1.6m hectares of the world’s wildlife habitat by 2020, an area bigger than the size of Northern Ireland, according to research from the Institute for European Environmental Policy. These ‘green’ fuels would additionally create 13 mega tonnes of CO2 per year, the equivalent of having an extra six […]