Re: [carfree_cities] 21 September Statement from Lord Macdonald
- I said:
> >On another question, a poster here has explained the futility of relyingJoel responded:
> >upon oil crops to produce biodiesel to replace petroleum
> >products. Yep. Not happening. Nor is methanol from farm or forest about
> >to solve the energy crisis. For the best analyses of these issues, see the
> >work of David Pimentel, at Cornell.
>Got a citation/URL for us?My favorite overview:
Pimentel, David et al.
Renewable Energy: Economic and Environmental Issues
BioScience -- Vol. 44, No. 8, September 1994
I think I have this in digital format, maybe without the figures. I'll see
if I can get it to Joel, on my web site, as text to this list, or
something, as soon as I have a few spare moments.