US, EU asked to reconsider biofuel goals as food prices rise

May 5th, 2008 in Technology / Energy & Green Tech

(AP) -- The U.S. and European Union should reconsider a shift to biofuels that has helped increase food prices worldwide by turning agricultural land over to energy crops, American economist Jeffrey Sachs said Monday.



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