Wood-Based Energy in the Northern Forests

Editors: Jacobson, Michael, Ciolkosz, Daniel (Eds.)

  • Addresses key aspects of the emerging bioenergy economy
  • Covers critical facets of wood based bioenergy projects ┬áincluding environmental, economic, and technological implications and requirements
  • Discusses the various types of wood based bioenergy and how they can be implemented effectively
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This unique book provides the first comprehensive overview of wood based bioenergy in the northern hardwood forests of the Eastern United States. This includes a holistic look at the topic of wood based bioenergy, as well as focused analyses of key topics. This book is relevant to engineers, project developers, foresters, economists, sociologists, environmental scientists and natural resource managers. Most chapters also provide practical hands-on advice for the practitioner, and provide a valuable resource for anyone who is considering developing a woody bioenergy project.

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Introduction and Overview

    Jacobson, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 1-9

  • Forestry in the Northeast

    Evans, Alexander M. (et al.)

    Pages 11-35

  • The Economic Availability of Woody Biomass Feedstocks in the Northeast

    Langholtz, Matthew (et al.)

    Pages 37-59

  • Carbon Cycle Implications of Forest Biomass Energy Production in the Northeastern United States

    Canham, Charles D.

    Pages 61-78

  • Traditional Breeding, Genomics-Assisted Breeding, and Biotechnological Modification of Forest Trees and Short Rotation Woody Crops

    Herr, Joshua R. (et al.)

    Pages 79-99

Buy this book

eBook $139.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-9478-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $179.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-9477-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $179.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4939-4480-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Wood-Based Energy in the Northern Forests
Editors
  • Michael Jacobson
  • Daniel Ciolkosz
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-9478-2
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-9478-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-9477-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-4480-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 245
Number of Illustrations and Tables
22 b/w illustrations, 42 illustrations in colour
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