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Uploaded on Tuesday 21 Feb 2012
From biomass to energy consumption
IAASTD/Ketill Berger, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
As biomass feedstocks are widely available, bioenergy offers an attractive complement to fossil fuels and thus has potential to alleviate concerns of a geopolitical and energy security nature. However, only a small part of globally available biomass can be exploited in an economically, environmentally and socially sustainable way.