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It’s the bioeconomy, stupid! An Introduction to the World of Bioenergy

  • Kes McCormick
  • Karin Willquist
Publishing year: 2013
Language: English
Document type: Report
Publisher: Lund University

Abstract english

Bioenergy is booming around the world and with the expansion comes exciting opportunities and some disturbing risks. Learning about bioenergy – from technologies, to resources, to policies – is important to the success and sustainability of the bioeconomy. This interactive guide for school students (16-18 years) and teachers opens the door to understanding and engaging in the transition from the fossil-based economy to a bio-based economy. Jump in!


  • Engineering and Technology
  • Social Sciences Interdisciplinary
  • bioenergy
  • bioeconomy
  • biofuels
  • biomass


Kes McCormick
E-mail: kes [dot] mccormick [at] iiiee [dot] lu [dot] se

Assistant head of department

The International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics

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International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics (IIIEE)

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