Biofuel and Biotech: A Sustainable Energy Solution

Sexton, Steven E., Leslie A. Martin, and David Zilberman

from ARE Update Vol. 9, No. 3, Jan/Feb, 2006

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Abstract

A commitment to renewable energy production can reduce human causes of climate change and provide a stable energy supply if it is matched with a commitment to innovation in biofuel production and agricultural biotechnology. Agriculture will be challenged to meet increasing food demand and free land for energy production.

Keywords

energy, climate change, biofuel, biotechnology, renewable, GM crop, agriculture

Citation

Sexton, Steven E., Leslie A. Martin, and David Zilberman. "Biofuel and Biotech: A Sustainable Energy Solution." ARE Update 9(3)(2006):1-4. University of California Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics.
http://giannini.ucop.edu/publications/are-update/issues/2006/9/3/biofuel-and-biotech-a-sus/