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Breaking: biofuels voted 6% Cap on crop-based biofuels in transport

Breaking: biofuels voted 6% Cap on crop-based biofuels in transport | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
The European Union assembly fixed a 6% limit on crop-based biofuels for transport, seeking to spur the development of clean fuels from non-food sources.
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Mas carbono en bosques secundarios - Bioenergycrops.com

Mas carbono en bosques secundarios - Bioenergycrops.com | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Un estudio encuentra mas carbono en bosques secundarios
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Reforestation for bioenergy: Brazil-US massive plan - Bioenergy Crops

Reforestation for bioenergy: Brazil-US massive plan - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Reforestation used for biomass energy is becoming a major driver to combat climate change. Brazil annouced 12 million ha plan.
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Renewable energy is now the best reason to REFOREST and save the world.

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Carbon negative in USA: bioenergy is critical new study found - Bioenergy Crops

Carbon negative in USA: bioenergy is critical new study found - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Carbon negative options have been studied for years. However, today biomass plantations and biochar can easily be a part of any project aiming to mitigate climate change.
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Carbon negative bioenergy. A new study shows how USA should consider biochar in biomass plantations.

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Biomass EU market to increase reforestation in US - Bioenergy Crops

Biomass EU market to increase reforestation in US  - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Biomass markets in EU are expected to push US reforestation programs for timber and pellets in Southern states, USDA Forest service found.
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Energy crops getting carbon negative - Bioenergy Crops

Energy crops getting carbon negative - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Energy crops improving soils while producing carbon negative solutions. We show why, this is the real future to mitigate climate change.
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Reforest, create topsoil and renewables. #biomass #biofuels #climatechange 

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Biomass costs lower than fossil energy (IRENA says) - Bioenergy Crops

Biomass costs lower than fossil energy (IRENA says) - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Biomass costs would be equal or lower in biomass energy compared fossil energy sources in most countries.
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Biomass in Spain: no subsidies but L'Oreal invested in trigeneration - Bioenergy Crops

Biomass in Spain: no subsidies but L'Oreal invested in trigeneration - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Biomass in Spain: L'Oreal building a new facility
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Biomass: Largest plant projected in Belgium (215MW) - Bioenergy Crops

Biomass: Largest plant projected in Belgium (215MW) - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
A 215MW Biomass plant located in the port of Ghent is being projected to be constructed by ABENGOA.
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Energy crops for biogas: very acceptable costs in Italy - Bioenergy Crops

Energy crops for biogas: very acceptable costs in Italy - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Energy crops and biogas studies by researchers at the University of Milano, reported acceptable margins to produce biogas in Italy
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Biomass value to increase in next ten years - Bioenergy Crops

Biomass value to increase in next ten years - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
A survey about biomass vlaue conducted and published by the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences showed promising market perceptions.
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The capacity to pay for #biomass chips has already reached that of pulpwood.#biochat 

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Bioenergy crops: growing your own clean energy - Bioenergy Crops

Bioenergy crops: growing your own clean energy - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Bioenergy crops: A new opportunity for small farmers to create income and produce clean energy with environmental benefits for the US Virgin islands
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Energy crops: study shows increased biodiversity - Bioenergy Crops

Energy crops: study shows increased biodiversity - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Energy crops and in particular Short Rotation Coppice, is being suggested to promote biodiversity while renewable energy is produced.
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Biomass power in Brazil grows (and it won't stop!) - Bioenergy Crops

Biomass power in Brazil grows (and it won't stop!)  - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Biomass power in Brazil continues to increase and several sources report increments in biomass installed capacity.
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Brazil continues to produce green #biomass #renewable #energy
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Biomass in Argentina: The giant feels greener - Bioenergy Crops

Biomass in Argentina: The giant feels greener - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Biomass power station announced with PPA 120 U$D/MWh. Government explains support and next steps.
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Biomass for greenhouse heating - Bioenergy Crops

Biomass for greenhouse heating - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Biomass has always been used for heating systems. But now your greenhouse heating system can have very smart and efficient systems in areas where energy costs are high.
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We can produce biofertilizers, biochar and now we can also heat your greenhouse anywhere with dedicated plantations. See more here:http://bit.ly/1ERiPuw

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Biomass in deserts? Maybe seed-bombs might help! - Bioenergy Crops

Biomass in deserts? Maybe seed-bombs might help! - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Biomass for bio-industries (energy, food or biomaterials) can be a major driver to reforest and make a greener world. Recently several options have been develoepd to make it cheaper.
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Biomass in USA in 2030: up to 35% from bioenegy crops - Bioenergy Crops

Biomass in USA in 2030: up to 35% from bioenegy crops - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Biomass and energy crops in United States of America are both expected to increase total share of primary energy as reported by IRENA (International Renewable Energy Agency) in its very recent report..
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Biomass power: Feedstock cost is the key - Bioenergy Crops

Biomass power: Feedstock cost is the key - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Biomass power costs recently published by IRENA showed how critical is to reduce feedstock at power station gate. We suggest ways for success.
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Biomass in UK: 38MW Sleaford straw-fired renewable energy plant - Bioenergy Crops

Biomass in UK: 38MW Sleaford straw-fired renewable energy plant - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Biomass in UK: 38MW Sleaford straw-fired renewable energy plant
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Renewable energy for 65.000 homes. It makes sense.

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Energy crops can improve EU soil fertility - Bioenergy Crops

Energy crops can improve EU soil fertility - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
matter reductions can occur in the topsoil and
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Why EU requires biomass from perennial crops to meet the goals? Let's create topsoil and fertility through sustainable afforestation and grasslands!

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Energy crops in Germany: more perennials needed (new study, 2014) - Bioenergy Crops

Energy crops in Germany: more perennials needed (new study, 2014) - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
A very recent study on energy crops in germany (September 2014) was published in BIOMASS & BIOENERGY. A review shows several advantages in perennial bioenergy crops and suggest they should be promoted further.
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Food security and biofuels: forget about land... problem is yields! - Bioenergy Crops

Food security and biofuels: forget about land... problem is yields! - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Food security won't be in danger as new study found using information from FAO since 1961 to now. Biofuels and energy crops are feasible.
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Energy crops biomass and ecological services - Bioenergy Crops

Energy crops biomass and ecological services - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Energy crops in the Caribbean implemented biomass hedgerows combining 2 species. Ecological services and renewable energies working together.
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Biomass in Africa: EU funds electrification - Bioenergy Crops

Biomass in Africa: EU funds electrification - Bioenergy Crops | Bioenergy Crops | Scoop.it
Biomass in Africa could recieve EU aid that will provide access to energy to more than 2 million people in poor rural areas.
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