The race to produce a sustainable, scalable form of biofuel has become ‘wacky’ – literally. There are articles printed daily heralding the latest method of producing fuel, be it converting whiskey waste, recycling cooking oil or scooping algae from the ocean. Big Oil is ploughing millions each year into production and research – so why has an answer to our fuel needs not been found yet?
Biofuel is becoming an increasingly popular option in the UK, with a recent government report revealing that 1,440 million litres of biofuel were supplied to the UK in 2011 alone. This infographic from Stavely Head contains further facts and statistics based on this government report, compiled together to create a bright and fun data visualization.