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Title Biofuels for transport : global potential and implications for sustainable energy and agriculture / Worldwatch Institute
Published London ; Sterling, VA : Earthscan, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xxviii, 452 pages) : illustrations
Contents pt. 1. Status and global trends -- pt. 2. New technologies, crops and prospects -- pt. 3. Key economic and social issues -- pt. 4. Key environmental issues -- pt. 5. Market introduction and technology strategies -- pt. 6. The policy framework -- pt. 7. Recommendations -- pt. 8. Country studies
Summary The world is on the verge of an unprecedented increase in the production and use of biofuels for transport. The combination of rising oil prices, issues of security, climate instability and pollution, deepening poverty in rural and agricultural areas, and
Analysis beleid
bioenergy
biomass
biomassa
brandstoffen
brandstofgewassen
brandstofverbruik
environmental impact
fuel consumption
fuel crops
fuels
handel
marketing
milieueffect
policy
technologie
technology
trade
transport
Bio-energie
Bioenergy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 407-443) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Biomass energy
Waste products as fuel
Form Electronic book
Author Worldwatch Institute.
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