Greenhouse Gas Balances of Biomass and Bioenergy Systems

Selected National Studies

* CO2 mitigation cost: bioenergy systems and natural gas systems with decarbonization.
L. Gustavsson and P. Börjesson.
Energy Policy, 1998, 26(9): 699-713.
* Forest harvest and wood products: sources and sinks of atmospheric carbon dioxide.
J. K. Winjum, S. Brown. and B. Schlamadinger
Forest Science, 1998, 44(2).
* Carbon balance calculations for forest industries - a review.
J.B. Ford-Robertson.
NZ Forestry, 1997, 42(1): 32-36.
* Life cycle assessment of a biomass gasification combined-cycle power system.
M.K. Mann and P.L. Spath.
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, NREL/TP-430-23076, Golden, Colorado, December 1997.
* Effects of forest management, harvesting and wood processing on ecosystem carbon dynamics: a boreal case study.
D.T. Price, R.M. Mair, W.A. Kurz, and M.J. Apps.
In: M. J. Apps and D.T. Price (eds), Forest ecosystems, forest management and the global carbon cycle
Springer-Verlag, Berlin/Heidelberg, 1996.
* Greenhouse impact of the Finnish forest sector including forest products and waste management.
K. Pingoud, I. Savolainen, and H. Seppälä
Ambio, 1996, 25(5): 318-326.
* New Zealand's planted forests as carbon sinks.
J.P. Maclaren.
Commonwealth Forestry Review, 1996, 75(1): 100-103.
* The role of forest and bioenergy strategies in the global carbon cycle.
B. Schlamadinger and G. Marland.
Biomass & Bioenergy, 1996, 10(5/6): 275-300.
* Carbon balance on the forest sector in Finland during 1990-2039.
T. Karjalainen, S. Kellomäki, and A. Pussinen.
Climatic Change, 1995, 30: 451-478.
* Greenhouse gases emission estimate for Croatia.
V. Jelavic, et al.
State Directorate for Environment, Zagreb, Croatia, 1995.