Turning food into petrol ought to fix that

Dangerous global warming or not, hunger has long been an issue in the third world.

SURGING population growth and climate change are driving the planet towards episodes of worsening hunger, which only an overhaul of the food system will fix, a panel of experts says.

“The challenge that’s ahead of us globally is really quite hard even to comprehend,” CSIRO chief executive officer Megan Clark said in a teleconference on Wednesday.

“We must increase global food production by 2050 by some 30 to 80 per cent and reduce our (carbon) emissions by half.

And they want to stop the hunger by stopping carbon dioxide emissions by (among other things) turning perfectly good food into biofuel?


About Climate Nonconformist

Hi, I'm the climatenonconformist (not my real name), and I am a global warming skeptic, among the few in generation Y. With Australia facing the prospect of a carbon tax, we need to be asking the simple question; where is the evidence that our emissions are causing any dangerous warming?
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