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Bio-energy policies in a global context

Description:
This paper analyzes the global impact of bio-energy policies on biomass production and trade, paying particular attention to sustainable development in the bio-energy sector. It examines how a possible reduction and elimination of trade barriers as well as a phasing out of trade distorting support measures would contribute to the development of a global sustainable bio-energy market.

Related Topics:
5. Energy decisions are influenced by economic, political, environmental, and social factors.
4. Various sources of energy are used to power human activities.

Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Related Sub-Topics

4.4 Humans transport energy from place to place.

5.4 Energy decisions are influenced by economic factors.

5.7 Energy decisions are influenced by social factors.