biodiesel

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biodiesel

An alternative fuel for internal combustion engines, which is produced from soybean, rapeseed, corn and other plant oils, as well as animal fats.

Pros
Fewer sulphur fumes, particulate matter,and carcinogens when subjected to internal combustion than petroleum-based fuels.
 
Cons
Unlikely to replace petroleum products given the potential demand; high costs of producing biodiesel from food crops.
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12) The dissolution of the anthropomorphic body, a new psychological language of space and time, (13) and the rise of a single productivist metaphysics determined the formation of new discursive practices and the transition from the repressive hypothesis to bio-power (Foucault, Security, Territory, Population).
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Mr Beith has joined 23 other Liberal Democrat MPs in putting his name to a House of Commons motion calling for more support for Bio-Power, an organisation fighting for cooking oil to be permitted as a fuel.
However, the Foucaultian rhetoric of bio-power is finally somewhat misleading.
This is followed by a brief discussion of Foucault's governmentality approach, focusing on the idea of biopolitics and bio-power.
The essays written in the 1990s show the influence of reading Foucault's perspective on the transference from sovereign power to bio-power which Harris sees manifested in land policy in the Lower Mainland and throughout British Columbia.
Both bio-politics and bio-power continue to mold reality construction today.
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