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- vi, 248 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
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- Ierland, E. vanOude Lansink, Alfons.
- "The chapters of this book have been prepared for the conference 'Sustainable energy: challenges for agriculture and implications for land use' at Wageningen University, the Netherlands (May, 17-19, 2000)"--P. 4.Contents: 1. Sustainable energy in agriculture: issues and scope / Alfons Oude Lansink, Ekko C. van lerland and Gustavo Best -- Part I Energy use efficiency and intensity in agriculture -- 2. Better management can improve the efficiency of indirect energy / Tanja J. de Koeijer, G.A. Ada Wossink, A. Bert Smit and S. (Bas) R.M. Janssens - 3. Energy investigations of different intensive rape seed rotations - a German case study /Johannes Moerschner and Wolfgang Liicke -- 4. Modelling energy saving technology choices in Dutch glasshouse horticulture / Kyosti Pietola and Alfons Oude Lansink - 5. Energy intensity decomposition in EU agriculture, using a demand analysis / Joaquin A. Millan -- Part II Biomass production: Technical issues -- 6. Energy use efficiency in biomass production systems / Sanderine Nonhebel -- 7.Yield increases of the biomass crops Salix viminalis and Miscanthus x giganteus: A look to the future / Leo M. Vleeshouwers.Contents: Part III Biomass production and land use -- 8. Agricultural reference systems in life cycle assessments / Nicolai C. Jungk, Guido A. Reinhardt and Sven O. Gdrtner - 9. Energy from hemp? Analysis of the competitiveness of hemp using a Geographical Information System / Claus Brodersen, Klaus Drescher and Kevin McNamara - 10. The role of forestry in climate change and sustainable energy production / G. Cornelis van Kooten, Emina Krcmar and Peter J. Graham -- Part IV Agriculture and other sources of sustainable energy --11.Modelling water resource allocation: A case study on agriculture versus hydropower production / Jorge Bielsa and Rosa Duarte -- 12 Development and implementation of the Danish centralised biogas concept - financial aspects / Kurt Hjort-Gregersen -- Part V Scenarios and policies for sustainable energy -- 13. Can organic farming help to reduce national energyconsumption and emissions of greenhouse gasses in Denmark? / Tommy Dalgaard, Niels Halberg and Jes Fenger 14. On renewable energy in rural China / Huang Liming and Ekko C. van lerland -- 15. Determining efficient bio-fuel tax exemption policy in France for greenhouse gas emission abatement / Stelios Rozakis, Jean-Claude Sourie and Daniel Vanderpooten.Includes bibliographical references and index.