vive the horse and buggy!

Australia must ban fossil fuel imports by 2020 if it hopes to cut greenhouse gas emissions, scientist and Australian of the Year Tim Flannery says.

Commenting ahead of a speech at an ethanol industry conference in Melbourne, Dr Flannery said the Stern report into the world’s environmental state identified biofuel use as one of the cheapest methods to halt global warming.

The Age, 18 Apr 2007