11/09/2017Economía Deutsche Welle (DW) - Alemania Economía Internacional Lindsey Rae Gjording
The Midwest vote helped elect Trump, but his campaign promises to defend ethanol have fallen short. Farmers struggle to get by with declining crop sales and outpricing from larger oil firms and German biodiesel imports.
08/08/2017Medio Ambiente The New York Times - Estados Unidos Medio Ambiente Lisa Friedman
The average temperature in the United States has risen rapidly and drastically since 1980, and recent decades have been the warmest of the past 1,500 years, according to a sweeping federal climate change report awaiting approval by the Trump administration.
13/07/2017Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Peter Waldman
In Argentina, for example, when the ministry of defense banned the use of glyphosate on its urban farmland in 2009, the U.S. embassy intervened, according to a diplomatic cable to Washington. “Post contacts within the Secretariat of Agriculture assure us that Argentina will continue to support biotechnology,” said the cable, signed by Thomas Kelly III, deputy chief of mission at the time
06/07/2017Economía Reuters Medio Ambiente Chris Prentice
The U.S. government on Wednesday proposed to reduce the volume of biofuel required to be used in gasoline and diesel fuel next year as it signaled the first step toward a potential broader overhaul of its biofuels program.