Energy Subsidies Black, Not Green

Energy Subsidies Black, Not Green

August 22, 2012

The study summarized by this visualization shows that the United States government has provided substantially greater subsidies to fossil fuel development than renewable energy. More than half of the subsidies for renewable energy went toward corn-based ethanol. (Years 2002 through 2008) Source

Biofuel vs Starvation: Competing for Grain

Biofuel vs Starvation: Competing for Grain

August 16, 2012

This infographic puts the numbers into perspective. While there is no clear answer to the question, one thing is certain: more grain will be needed as both the world population and the number of biofuel-driven cars on the road are increasing. Source