Jatropha has been hailed as the feedstock for sustainable biodiesel production, over food crops like soy or rape. If managed right, Jatropha projects offer the chance to realize ‘triple-bottom line’ investments with social, environmental and economic returns. The upcoming 2nd JatrophaWorld Africa conference zooms into optimizing the efficiencies and economics of Jatropha, and spotlight the […]

At 2nd JatrophaWorld Americas on 3-4 December 2009 in Miami- FL, we drive home the message that Jatropha isn’t a Zero-Maintenance Miracle Crop or a One-Shot ‘Solution’, and provide a realistic view of the opportunities and challenges ahead for Jatro-Entrepreneurs. So is jatropha a wonder crop that can provide a quick fix for the biodiesel […]