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Europe and the US can share some lessons about bioenergy

By Sini Eräjää, Policy Officer EU Bioenergy, Birdlife Europe and the European Environmental Bureau

As our fact-finding mission in the US to witness firsthand the origins and impacts of bioenergy being supplied to the EU came to an end, we drew some conclusions. 819 more words

Case Studies

Biofuels – a story without a happy end

By Ariel Brunner and Trees Robijns, BirdLife Europe – partially based on the analysis of the Commission’s Globiom study carried out by Transport & Environment (T&E) 1,366 more words

Eu Bioenergy

Bioenergy and social injustice in southeastern US

By guest author Linde Zuidema, Bioenergy Campaigner, Fern

Communities were not informed nor consulted about this wood pellet facility, the process was everything but transparent. 574 more words

Bioenergy

Many trees, but few forests in the southern US

By Sini Eräjää, Policy Officer EU Bioenergy, Birdlife Europe and the European Environmental Bureau

“There are still some trees down here but there’s all the time less forests” 611 more words

Bioenergy

A story unfolding, EU energy policy and American forests

By Sini Eräjää, Policy Officer EU Bioenergy, Birdlife Europe and the European Environmental Bureau

I never would have thought that in the early days of the EU’s efforts to increase renewable energy use that working in this field would take me to forests along the southern US coast. 458 more words

Eu Bioenergy

Brexit : What's the big deal? Part 1

Owing to the upcoming referendum, I’ve decided to put this blog’s intended articles on hold for a while, and hopefully things will be up and running in July. 1,497 more words