Biofuels are of growing public and private interest at a time of rapidly rising world energy demand and high oil prices. But are biofuels for transport a viable alternative to power our cars, trucks and buses? Do they deliver the expected environmental benefits? And what role should public policy play in their development?
These are some of the questions addressed by a the report titled Biofuels for Transport: Policies and Possibilities produced by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the International Energy Agency (IEA).