Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

Skip to comments.

Biofuels industry threatens to sue European Commission
EurActiv ^ | 17 October 2012 | Arthur Neslen

Posted on 10/17/2012 11:44:13 AM PDT by Olog-hai

Representatives of Europe’s biofuels industry have threatened to sue the European Commission if it proceeds with plans to limit crop-based biofuels because of their indirect effect on greenhouse gas emissions.

“If no one is going to invest in us anymore, I think we should sue the European Commission for killing an industry,” Rob Vierhout, the secretary-general of ePure, Europe’s bioethanol association said at a roundtable in EurActiv’s offices.

EurActiv understands that the EU has rowed back on plans to make biofuels suppliers account for greenhouse gas emissions in its proposals to deal with the Indirect Land Use Change (ILUC) issue, due to be announced today [17 October]. …

(Excerpt) Read more at euractiv.com ...


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Crime/Corruption; Government; Miscellaneous
KEYWORDS: biofuels; climatechangehoax; europeanunion; eussr; globalwarminghoax; greeningindustry; taxtheworld

1 posted on 10/17/2012 11:44:16 AM PDT by Olog-hai
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | View Replies]

To: Olog-hai

Wow what is it with liberals that everyone else is responsible for their failings? I just don’t understand the it is someone else fault crowd.


2 posted on 10/17/2012 11:51:25 AM PDT by jimpick
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: jimpick

You don’t mind clarifying, do you . . . ?


3 posted on 10/17/2012 11:59:47 AM PDT by Olog-hai
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 2 | View Replies]

To: Olog-hai

Stupidity squared!


4 posted on 10/17/2012 1:22:17 PM PDT by RetiredTexasVet (The law of unintended consequences is an unforgiving and vindictive b!tch!)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.

Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

FreeRepublic, LLC, PO BOX 9771, FRESNO, CA 93794
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson