White papers on biofuel - what are the benefits?

Read a selection of biofuel white papers relating to the next-generation ethanol economy, and find out what are the benefits for the world, for Europe and for India.

Moving towards a next-generation ethanol economy 

The world has a unique opportunity to develop a next-generation bioproduct industry in the next two decades. There could be major benefits in terms of job creation, the economy, reduction of greenhouse gases and energy security. The regular supply of agricultural residue can underpin the development of this industry. It is a resource that can be sustainably harvested without altering current agricultural land use patterns.

Diversifying farmers' income - how a bioproduct industry will affect the EU27 agricultural sector

In Europe today there is an agricultural residue resource available that could be sustainably harvested without altering current agricultural land-use patterns. This resource could be turned into a variely of bioproducts ranging from transport fuels to chemicals and plastics. And it can be grown again and again each year in perpetuity.
 

Next-generation ethanol and biochemicals: what's in it for Europe 

Europe has a unique opportunity to develop a EU27 next-generation bioproducts industry over the next decade, with major benefits for job creation, the economy, reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, and energy security. In this report, Bloomberg New Energy Finance explores the outcomes, barriers and policies required to develop a bioproducts industry in EU27 over the next decade.
 

Next-generation ethanol: what's in it for India 

The agricultural sector has long been the backbone of India's economy. It also now presents a uniqute opportunity to develop a next-generation ethanol industry over the next decade, with significant potential for the economy, reduction of greenhouse gas emissions ane heightened energy security. In this report, Bloomberg New Energy Finance explores the industry potential, barriers and policies required to facilitate its development in India over the next decade.