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Title Biomass : energy from plants and animals / Amanda de la Garza, book editor.

Publication Info. Detroit : Greenhaven Press, [2007]
2007

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Description 120 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 24cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Fueling the future
Fueling the future.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 109-113) and index.
Summary Discussion of the possibilities and potentialities of biomass energy and the possible environmental advantages inherent in its use.
Contents Development of biomass as an energy source. Fire : the first use of biomass / Norm Kidder -- How biomass energy works / Union of concerned scientists -- Rise and fall of California's biomass industry / Gregory Morris -- Debates over biomass. Biomass should be used to produce transportation fuels / Oak Ridge National Laboratory -- Biomass should not be used to produce transportation fuels / David Pimentel, Tad W. Patzek -- Increasing the use of biofuels will lead to mass starvation / George Monbiot -- Increasing the use of biofuels could eradicate hunger worldwide / United Nations Food and Agriculture Association -- Use of biomass energy harms the environment / Forests.org -- Use of biomass energy benefits the environment / Natural Resources Defense Council -- Future of biomass energy. Biomass energy will reduce dependence on fossil fuels / Amory B. Lovins, E. Kyle Datta -- t Biofuels will benefit farmers / U.S. Department of Energy -- Microbes could make ethanol production easier / Paul Elias -- Burning landfill gas for energy can reduce global warming / Natural Resouces Defense Council.
Subject Biomass energy.
Biomass energy industries -- Cost effectiveness.
Global warming -- Prevention.
Biomass energy.
Global warming.
Added Author De la Garza, Amanda.
ISBN 0737735864 lib. alkaline paper
9780737735864 lib. alkaline paper

 
    
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