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Renewable energy

Bioenergy is renewable energy made available from materials derived from biological sources. Biomass is any organic material which has stored sunlight in the form of chemical energy.


Det finns 89 sidor som är taggade med Renewable energy:

Anna Schnürer, bioenergy

Anna Schnürer is an expert on bioenergy, especially on biogas with specific focus on process microbiology. Through my research and teaching, and together with societal stakeholders, I will contribute

Why do we harvest stumps?

Why do we harvest stumps?

According to the EU climate package, 49 percent of the energy used in Sweden should be renewable by 2020. To achieve this goal, we need to increase our use of renewable energy significantly. Forest

Collaboration partners

The program was funded through collaboration between SLU, the industry and sector-related agencies. By working with numerous stakeholders, we gained many positive synergies. The purpose of this

Results

The environmental effects of stump harvesting have been studied in a research program during 2008 - 2015 co-funded by Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, the Swedish Energy Agency and the

Biogas research at the Department of Economics

Biogas research at the Department of Economics

The aim in this study is to investigate Swedish farmers’ experiences with collaborative initiatives in farm-based biogas production. The project is called "Collaboration for improved profitability

Biogas

At SLU we work with the whole biogas chain. An unique feature for our research is that we answer questions about both energy generation and waste treatment. We have our own biogas plant as well as

Bengt Olsson

Bengt Olsson

I am Associate Professor in ecology at the unit of Systems Ecology. My research focus is on sustainable production of bioenergy production from forest biomass. My research focuses on the

Rosa Goodman

Rosa Goodman

I study multi-objective forest management as a tool for conservation and in the context of climate change mitigation. As a forester and geographer, I specialize in analyzing problems from multiple

Department of Biosystems and Technology

Department of Biosystems and Technology

At the Department of Biosystems and Technology we explore interactions between soil, plants, animals, environment, climate and humans in systems for sustainable production of food and renewable raw

Department of Forest Ecology and Management

Department of Forest Ecology and Management

Our mission is to advance the understanding of forest ecosystem processes and to progress the principles of forest ecosystem management

Biogas

The project investigates the Swedish farmers' collaboration in farm-based biogas production and studies the effects of various forms of collaboration for the entrepreneur's profitability, production,

Short rotation forestry (SRF)

Fast-growing deciduous tree species can be used to replace fossil fuels and to diminish human impact on the climate. Our research contributes to a more efficient and environmentally sustainable

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