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Food Resources and Land Use

Food Sector Resources and Land Use for Energy Production

Infrastructure to support energy generation, transmission and distribution consumes significant land areas and impacts ecosystems, land availability and development in these areas.

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A World at Risk: Aggregating Development Trends to Forecast Global Habitat Conversion

The authors of this article project and aggregate global spatial patterns of expected urban and agricultural expansion, as well as…

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PLoS ONE

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7 October 2015

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Agrivoltaic Systems to Optimise Land Use for Electric Energy Production

In this work, a patented “agrivoltaic” solar tracking system named Agrovoltaico is examined in combination with a maize crop in…

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Applied Energy

Date:

15 June 2018

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Agrivoltaic Potential on Grape Farms in India

To investigate and quantify PV generation potential, without significantly harming agriculture output, the authors of this study explore the viability…

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Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments

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1 October 2017

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Concrete Thermal Energy Storage for Linear Fresnel Collectors: Exploiting the South Mediterranean’s Solar Potential for Agri-food Processes

This case study examines the possibility of generating, by a solar industrial process heating plant, the thermal energy required annually…

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Energy Conversion and Management

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15 June 2018

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Low-carbon Competitiveness in Kenya

Article abstract: “The aim of Kenya’s Vision 2030 initiative is to create a globally competitive and prosperous nation with a…

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Overseas Development Institute (ODI)

Date:

30 September 2013

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Path Choice of Developing Bio-energy while Keeping Food Security ---a General Equilibrium Model

This paper focused on a discussion whether developing bio-energy will threaten food security in China. It constructed a general equilibrium…

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Energy Procedia

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1 May 2017

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Reconciling Food Security and Bioenergy: Priorities for Action

Climate change will have far-reaching impacts on crop, livestock and fisheries production, and will change the prevalence of crop pests.…

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GCB Bioenergy

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Trees for life: The Ecosystem Service Contribution of Trees to Food Production and Livelihoods in the Tropics

Despite expanding interest in ecosystem service research over the past three decades, in-depth understanding of the contribution of forests and…

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Forest Policy and Economics

Date:

15 January 2017

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The Water-Land-Food Nexus of First-Generation Biofuels

This report provides a global assessment of biofuel crop production, reconstruct global patterns of biofuel crop/oil trade and determines the…

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Scientific Reports

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3 March 2016

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Algal Food and Fuel Coproduction can Mitigate Greenhouse Gas Emissions while Improving Land and Water-Use Efficiency

This paper examines the trade-offs associated with producing fuel and food from algae at the energy–food–water–climate nexus.

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Environmental Research Letters

Date:

28 October 2017

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Renewable Energy in the Palestinian Territories: Opportunities and Challenges

This paper presents the current energy situation in the Palestinian Territories, evaluates the potential of renewable energies in meeting part…

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Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews

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1 January 2012