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BP completes on its Brazilian biofuels adventure

We cannot really blame BP for wanting to get into biofuels in a big way, but we can complain about the manner in which it does it. If a country has plenty of arable farming land then it can chase after both food security, food export and also biofuels. But Brazil is opening flaunting global public opinion, and burning down its forests in order to make space for all these activities. This week BP completed the deal that it first highlighted in July in Brazil with Bunge Bioenergia. We said at the time, it was just providing Brazil with more reasons to burn down its forests, and we’re sure that BP would say to us “If we don’t do it,…

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