In the span of just a few short years, Colombia--already a major oil and coal producer--has developed an entirely different energy industry: biofuels. The industrys pedal-to-the-metal production surge has attracted no shortage of admirers, who hail the biofuel bonanza as a model worth emulating. Others, however, question the social, economic, and even environmental implications of harvesting fuel from the country's fertile fields.'
Witte-Lebhar, Benjamin. "In Colombia, Blossoming Biofuel Industry Driven by Top-Down Targets and Incentives." (2011). http://digitalrepository.unm.edu/la_energy_notien/103