Solid Biomass Production, the Spanish Singularity

F. Suárez Mejido
Spain is the second largest country in size in Europe and the first one in available surface for agriculture and forestry; however it is only the sixth one in primary energy production from solid biomass. Spanish total surface is about 50 million ha; 56% of this surface is agricultural land and 36% of the total surface is forest area. Despite the great potential of Spain for solid biomass; several political, economical, cultural and climatic reasons...