Tag: G7

Biden to block Johnson’s attempt to scrap G7 biofuel mandates

Biden to block Johnson’s attempt to scrap G7 biofuel mandates

June 27, 2022 |

In Germany, the UK’s Telegraph newspaper says that President Biden intended to block Prime Minister Johnson’s attempt to get G7 countries to temporarily remove biofuel blending mandates in light of the Russian invasion of Ukraine. The war has increased grain prices and fueled concerns about possible food insecurity and conflicts between food and fuel. Sources […]

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UK and Germany seen pushing for G7 to suspend biofuel mandates this weekend

UK and Germany seen pushing for G7 to suspend biofuel mandates this weekend

June 23, 2022 |

In the UK, Reuters reports that the UK and Germany are expected to push G7 ministers meeting this weekend to roll back their biofuel mandates in an effort to increase food security in light of high energy prices due to the Russian invasion of Ukraine. The International Food Policy Research Institute told Reuters that national […]

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