Conviencing US farmers to sell agricultural residues for bioenergy prodution (US)

U.S. Energy Information Administration predicts tremendous growth in the use of biomass for fuel and power in the next 20 years — from less than 5 quadrillion Btu today to more than 9 quadrillion Btu by 2035. The situation in reality according to other sources does not promise to be so.

Ongoing conflict? yes
Conflict type Bioenergy governance conflicts
Resources agricultural residues
Issues 1 economical, 2 social, 3 ecological, 4 cultural
Keywords stop bioenergy mongolia
Start date 2014
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Reason(s) for conflict
Intensity public debate
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests
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