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Title Food versus fuel : an informed introduction to biofuels / edited by Frank Rosillo-Calle and Francis X. Johnson

Publ Info London ; New York : Zed Books, 2010
 RWU Main Library  HD9502.5.B542 F66 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  HD9502.5.B542 F66 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xii, 217 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Food versus fuel : setting the scene / Frank Rosillo-Calle and Jeff Tschirley -- Why we should not be using biofuels / David Pimentel ... [et al.] -- Why biofuels are important / Luís Cortez and Manoel Regis L.V. Leal with Thomson Sinkala -- Agriculture and land use issues / J. Richard Hess ... [et al.] -- The role of biofuels in promoting rural development / Rocio Diaz-Chavez -- Biofuels and climate change / N.H. Ravindranath, Ritumbara Manuvie, and C. Sita Lakshmi -- Future trends in biomass resources for food and fuel / Francis X. Johnson and Ivar Virgin -- Food versus fuel : concluding remarks / Francis X. Johnson and Frank Rosillo-Calle
LC subject Biomass energy
Biomass energy -- Economic aspects
Biomass energy -- Environmental aspects
Add Author Rosillo Callé, Francisco, 1945-
Johnson, Francis X
ISBN 9781848133822
9781848133839 (pbk.)
1848133839 (pbk.)