What Science Can Tell Us 4

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What Science Can Tell Us 4,  2014
Paavo Pelkonen, Mika Mustonen, Antti Asikainen, Gustaf Egnell, Promode Kant, Sylvain Leduc and Davide Pettenella (editors)

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The Finnish Forest Foundation has commissioned a  presentation based on the report, the ppt-file is available here.

In addition to the recommended reading listed in the book, the authors recommend the following:

Chapter 1.2. Consumption of renewable energy and wood fuels in the European Union

Directive 2009/28/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 April 2009 on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources and amending and subsequently repealing Directives 2001/77/EC and 2003/30/EC (Text with EEA relevance).

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The UNECE/FAO Forestry and Timber Section, Joint Wood Energy Enquiry.

Chapter 3. From biomass to feedstock

AEA Energy & Environment 2008. Biomass Environmental Assessment Tool Version 2 User Guide.

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Asikainen, A. 2012. Forest biomass in the EU - how much is available and how to mobilize the potential? IEA Bioenergy Task 43 Workshop: “Mobilizing Sustainable Supply Chains for forest biomass for energy“ February 21st 2012, Charleston, USA.
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Asikainen, A., Laitila, J., Parikka, H., Leinonen, A., Virkkunen, M., Heiskanen, V-P., Ranta, T., Heinimö, J., Kässi, t., Ojanen, V. and Pakarinen, V. 2007. EU’s forest fuel resources, energy technology market and international bioenergy trade. (In Finnish with English abstract). In: Jussila, J. (Eds.). Ilmastonmuutoksen hillinnän liiketoimintamahdollisuudet. ClimBus –teknologiaohjelman katsaus 2007. Teknologiakatsaus 211: 188-204.

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