By Peter Brabeck-Letmathe

Peter Brabeck-Letmathe

Welcome

I hope this blog will create discussion about the important issue of water use and availability around the world.
Your comments and views are very important and I encourage you to join the conversation.

Peter Brabeck-Letmathe
Chairman Nestlé SA

  • Sep 23:

    Biofuels our efforts to phase out mandates and subsidies continue


    No food for fuel

    By Peter Brabeck-Letmathe

    Despite all the facts showing the devastating impact of using food for fuel even modest first steps like the 5% cap for food-based biofuels as propose...

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  • Jul 26:

    Food for European biofuels buying farmland and freshwater usage rights in Africa


    Mandates and subsidies for biofuels in over 40 countries (source: USDA)

    By Peter Brabeck-Letmathe

    A few days ago, the European Parliament’s environment committee approved draft legal measures that would cap the share of food-based biofuel ...

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  • Jun 5:

    Biofuels a joint letter to Prime Minister Cameron


    ActionAid

    By Peter Brabeck-Letmathe

    Several of my posts over the past few months have addressed the issue of biofuels, notably their massive impact on freshwater withdrawals ...

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