Sustainability considerations for electricity generation from biomass

Annette Evans*, Vladimir Strezov, Tim J. Evans

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    Abstract

    There are three primary technology categories used for the thermal-based conversion of biomass into electricity. Each category has undergone significant development, and therefore, many different methods are available.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationBiomass processing technologies
    Editors Strezov, TJ Evans
    Place of PublicationBoca Raton
    PublisherCRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group
    Pages33-52
    Number of pages20
    ISBN (Electronic)9781482282603
    ISBN (Print)9781466566163
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2015

    Keywords

    • life-cycle assessment
    • fossil co2 emissions
    • power-generation
    • energy-production
    • bioenergy production
    • coppice systems
    • forest residues
    • supply curves
    • land-use
    • gasification

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