Books  Habitats, Ecosystems & Natural Spaces  Forests - General & Temperate 

Bioenergy from Sustainable Forestry: Guiding Principles and Practice

Series: Forestry Sciences Volume: 71

Edited By: J Richardson

343 pages, Figs, tabs

Springer-Verlag

Hardback | Dec 2002 | #139290 | ISBN: 1402006764
Availability: Usually dispatched within 2-3 weeks Details
NHBS Price: £163.00 $205/€194 approx

About this book

25 international experts contribute ecological, physical, operational, social and economic information and identify gaps in knowledge related to biomass production and harvesting systems.


Contents

List of Contributors. Preface. 1. Rationale for Forest Energy Production. 2. Fuel Resources from the Forest. 3. Production of Forest Energy. 4. Cost of Wood Energy. 5. Environmental Sustainability of Forest Energy Production. 6. Social Implications of Forest Energy Production. 7. Policy and Institutional Factors Affecting Forest Energy. 8. Framework for Conventional Forestry Systems for Sustainable Production of Bioenergy. Appendix 1. Units Equivalents and Conversion Factors. Appendix 2. Acronyms. Subject Index.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Arboreal: A Collection of New Woodland Writing

NHBS Special Offer Price: £16.99 £19.99 (Save £3.00) $21/€20 approx (ends 31/12/2016)

Managing Your Woodland for Wildlife

NHBS Price: £12.99 $16/€15 approx

Woodlands: A Practical Handbook

NHBS Price: £19.99 $25/€24 approx

A Dendrologist's Handbook

NHBS Price: £10.50 $13/€13 approx

Guide to Ancient Woodland Indicator Plants

NHBS Price: £3.50 $4/€4 approx