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Unintended Consequences of California's LCFS

The LA Times today published an insightful opinion article written by Gal Luft, executive director …

EU Farmers Have High Hopes for Obama

Forbes ran a commentary April 2nd authored by Maria Gabriela Cruz, a Portuguese grower of …

Federal Trade Commission holds "Evolving IP Marketplace" hearing on Friday, April 17, 2009

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is hosting another meeting in a series entitled “The Evolving …

CBO Calculates Ethanol’s Impact on Food Prices

According to a newly released Congressional Budget Office report, ethanol contributed between 0.5 and 0.8 …

The Blunders of In Re Kubin

A recent U.S. Federal Circuit of Appeals decision (In Re Kubin) distorts the definition of …

Best Available Science?

Yesterday, the Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment (SCOPE) released a report, “Biofuels: Environmental …

Ethanol or Tar Sands?

Those who are pushing the inclusion of indirect land use change (ILUC) in government regulations …