31 Aug '11, 11am

Government denies spiralling biomass demand could fuel land grabs

The government has rejected claims that its planned increase in biomass and biofuel use to meet clean energy targets will result in the displacement of people or competition with food crops in developing countries. A Biomass Energy report published yesterday by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) claimed that biomass demand will rise 600 per cent as countries look to decrease their reliance on fossil fuels and cut emissions. FURTHER READING Ministers urged to back biomass with subsidy certainty US government hails billion-tonne sustainable biomass supply Biomass currently makes up 77 per cent of the world's renewable energy, but the IIED said that European countries will need an additional 40 million oven dry metric tonnes of solid biomass to generate electricity and another 50 million for heating and cooling. France, Germany and the US will ...

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