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The impact of fossil fuels

Greenhouse gas emissions, environmental consequences and socioeconomic effects

The German Renewable Energy Federation (BEE), together with the German Biofuels Industry Association (VDB), requested a study on the effects of the production of fossil fuel.  Results confirmed that petroleum production will continue to produce increasing environmental damage in the future, and that countries rich in petroleum resources suffer very negative social and economic consequences.

Published: 
Costa Rica,
November 2009
Language: 
English
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