Task 43: Biomass Feedstocks for Energy Markets

Mobilizing Sustainable Supply Chains

New article in Biofuels, Bioproducts & Biorefining by IEA Bioenergy Task 43 member Göran Berndes “Sustainable bioproducts in Brazil: disputes and agreements on a common ground agenda for agriculture and nature protection”  Read it here

IEA Bioenergy inter-Task project synthesis report — Mobilizing Sustainable Bioenergy Supply Chains –  28 October 2015.  Download

Supplementary resources for Inter-Task meeting Dublin, Ireland (May 22, 2105):

  • Forest Biomass Supply Chain for Boreal and Temperate Forests
    1. Abstract for Advanced Biofuels Symposium – July 2015.  Download.
    2. CIF e-lecture – March 2015.  Download.
    3. PAPTAC presentation – February 2015.  Download.
  • Cultivated Grasslands and Pastures
    1. Oil palm for biodiesel in Brazil – risks and opportunities  Download.
    2. Greenhouse gas balances and land use changes assoicated iwth the planned expansion (to 2020) of the sugarcane ethanol industry in Sao Paulo, Brazil.  Download.
    3. Agricultural intensification in Brazil and its effects on land-use patterns: an analysis of the 1975-2006 period.  Download.
    4. Brazilian sugarcane ethanol:  developments so far and challenges for the future.  Download.


ExCo meeting Presentations (approved proposal and progress reports):

Inter-Task project fund management protocols:


Supply Chain Project Workplans and Progress Reports:

  • Boreal and temperate forests


  • Biogas

    • Workplan, July 2013
    • Update (report layout and slides), Feb 2014


Inter-Task project planning meetings:

Meeting in Copenhagen June 2013

Supporting Documents:
Meeting minutes_mobil_supply_chain_06_2013


Meeting in Rotterdam March 2013

Supporting Documents:
Inter-task plan ExCo69 – April 17, 2012
Presentation at ExCo70 Vienna – November 12, 2012
Planning meeting Vienna – November 15, 2012
Minutes from planning meeting Vienna – November 15, 2012
Gantt chart- November 15, 2012
Draft Agenda for meeting in Rotterdam – March 13, 2012
Meeting minutes – March 13, 2013
Socio-Economic issues affecting mobilization – Domac
Case study: Boreal and temperate forests
Case study outline: Boreal and temperate forests
Case study: Straw-based biorefinery
Case study outline: Lodgepole pine, wheat straw and corn stover
Case study outline:Straw based biorefinery
Case study: Biogas from residues
Case study: Cultivation of grasslands for Sugarcane ethanol
Case study: Integration of bioenergy into agricultural landscapes