World in Transition: Future Bioenergy and Sustainable Land Use1844078418, 9781844078417

Author : German Advisory Council on Global Change (WBGU)
Description:Because of the major opportunities and risks associated with it, and the complexity of the subject, bioenergy policy has in a short time become a challenging political task for regulators and planners - a task that can only be accomplished through worldwide cooperation and the creation of an international framework. WBGU's central message is that the sustainable potential of bioenergy, which can be tapped all over the world, should be utilized - provided that threats to sustainability are avoided. In particular, the use of bioenergy must not endanger food security or the goals of nature conservation and climate change mitigation.
Categories: Biology Biophysics
Year :2010
Publisher : Earthscan Publications Ltd.
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 392[393]
File Info : pdf 15 Mb