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Biofuels and the politics of land-use change: tracing the interactions of discourse and place in European policy making

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Whilst transport bio­fuels have enjoyed strong political support in Europe for much of the past decade, concerns over their full impacts have an almost equally long history. Since 2008 these concerns have centred most intently upon the land-use change impacts of biofuel production, whereby increased demand for biofuels leads nonagricultural landscapes to be converted—either directly or indirectly—into agricultural ones. Amongst other things, biofuel-driven land-use change might potentially le...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1068/a4684
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http://www.envplan.com/abstract.cgi?id=a4684

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Transport Studies
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GO/13195/1
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Publisher:
Pion Publisher's website
Journal:
Environment and Planning A
Volume:
46
Issue:
2
Pages:
337–352
Acceptance date:
2013-02-14
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1472-3409
ISSN:
0308-518X

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