The Growth of Biofuels in the 21st Century

Policy Drivers and Market Challenges

  • Robert Ackrill
  • Adrian Kay

Part of the Energy, Climate and the Environment book series (ECE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Part I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Robert Ackrill, Adrian Kay
      Pages 3-28
    3. Robert Ackrill, Adrian Kay
      Pages 29-49
    4. Robert Ackrill, Adrian Kay
      Pages 50-71
    5. Robert Ackrill, Adrian Kay
      Pages 72-93
  3. Part II

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 109-109
    2. Robert Ackrill, Adrian Kay
      Pages 111-133
    3. Robert Ackrill, Adrian Kay
      Pages 134-153
    4. Robert Ackrill, Adrian Kay
      Pages 154-179
    5. Robert Ackrill, Adrian Kay
      Pages 180-217
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 218-250

About this book

Introduction

This book provides a timely and insightful analysis of the expansion of biofuels production and use in recent years. Drawing on interviews with key policy insiders, Ackrill and Kay show how biofuels policies have been motivated by concerns over climate change, energy security and rural development.

Keywords

Biofuels climate change energy security rural development Brazil EU US gas emission pollution greenhouse effect public policy biofuel city climate development energy growth production rivers

Authors and affiliations

  • Robert Ackrill
    • 1
  • Adrian Kay
    • 2
  1. 1.Nottingham Business SchoolNottinghamUK
  2. 2.Crawford School of Public PolicyAustralian National UniversityAustralia

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