Grasses for Sustainable Bioenergy Production in Northern China

H. Zuo, J. Wu & V. Sardo
In order to help gaining the necessary information for sustainably growing energy crops, an ongoing research was started in 2006 north of Beijing on a sandy clay loam soil aimed at assessing the potential of grasses as bioenergy producers and the related problems in Northern China. One major objective was to collect all the inputs required to run selected simulation models in order to elaborate life cycle analyses and assess the sustainability of the bioenergy...