Biofuels and Bioenergy provides a broad, wide-ranging and informative treatment of Biofuels. The book covers historical, economic, industrial, sociological and ecological/environmental perspectives as well as dealing with all the major scientific issues associated with this important topic.
The use of resources to generate Biofuels has important implications for food production, land use and human society as a whole. These impacts are covered in the book by examining the links between scientific arguments and wider societal issues.
The book draws together information from a variety of disciplines to present a view of the future and the role that Biofuels may play.
Biofuels and Bioenergy offers a much-needed review of the field, encompassing all aspects including hitherto neglected areas such as social factors.