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Ackom, Emmanuel, Mathilde Brix Pedersen, and John M. Christensen. 2011. Bioenergy: The potential for rural development and poverty alleviation: Summary for policy-makers. GNESD-SPM-BET. [PDF]

Clarens, Andres F., Eleazer P. Resurreccion, Mark A. White, and and Lisa M. Colosi. 2010. "Environmental Life Cycle Comparison of Algae to other Bioenergy Feedstocks." Environmental Science and Technology 44(5):1813-1819.

Dias de Oliviera, Marcelo E., Burton E. Vaughan, and Edward J. Rykiel Jr. 2005. "Ethanol as Fuel: Energy, Carbon Dioxide Balances, and Ecological Footprint." BioScience 55(7):593-602. [PDF] [related presentation (PDF)] [news article]

Goldemberg, José, Suani Teixeira Coelho, and Patricia Guardabassi. 2008. "The sustainability of ethanol production from sugarcane." Energy Policy 36:2086-2097. [PDF]

Goldemberg, José. 2007. "Ethanol for a sustainable energy future." Science 315(5813):808-810. [PDF

Hill, Jason, Stephen Polasky, Erik Nelson, David Tilman, Hong Huo, Lindsay Ludwig, James Neumann, Haochi Zheng, and Diego Bonta. "Climate Change and Health Costs of Air Emissions from Biofuels and Gasoline." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106(6):2077-2082.

Holt-Giménez, Eric and Annie Shattuck. 2008. "Agrofuels and Food Sovereignty: Another Agrarian Transition is Possible." Presented at the workshop Food Sovereignty: Theory, Praxis, and Power, St. Andrews College, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, 17-18 November. [PDF]

Holt-Giménez, Eric and Annie Shattuck. 2009. "The Agrofuels Transition: Restructuring Places and Spaces in the Global Food System." Bulletin of Science Technology Society 29:180-188. [abstract]

Holt-Giménez, Eric. 2007. "Biofuels: Myths of the Agro-fuels Transition." Food First Backgrounder, Institute for Food and Development Policy, Food First, Oakland. [Spanish version] [related news article] [related video]

Jensen, Mette and Anne Holst Andersen. 2013. "Biofuels: a contested response to climate change." Sustainability: Science, Practice, & Policy 9(1):42-56. 16 January. 

Lapola, David M., Ruediger Schaldach, Joseph Alcamo, Alberte Bondeau, Jennifer Koch, Christina Koelking, and Joerg A. Priess. 2010. "Indirect land-use changes can overcome carbon savings from biofuels in Brazil." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 107(8):3388-3393. [PDF]

McLaughlin, S., J. Bouton, D. Bransby, B. Conger, W. Ocumpaugh, D. Parrish, C. Taliaferro, K. Vogel, and S. Wullschleger. 1999. "Developing Switchgrass as a Bioenergy Crop." Pages 282-299 in J. Janick (ed.), Perspectives on New Crops and New Uses. ASHS Press, Alexandria.

Reijnders, L., Mark A.J. Huijbregts, and M.A.J. Huijbregts. 2009. Biofuels for Road Transport: A Seed to Wheel Perspective. Springer-Verlag, Berlin. [Chapter 2: "Energy Balance: Cumulative Fossil Fuel Demand and Solar Energy Conversion Efficiency of Transport Biofuels" (PDF)]

Rudorff, Bernardo Friedrich Theodor, Daniel Alves Aguiar, Wagner Fernando Silva, Luciana Miura Sugawara, Marcos Adami, and Mauricio Alves Moreira. 2010. "Studies on the Rapid Expansion of Sugarcane for Ethanol Production in São Paulo State (Brazil) Using Landsat Data." Remote Sensing 2(4):1057-1076.

Russelle, Michael P., R. Vance Morey, John M. Baker, Paul M. Porter, and Hans-Joachim G. Jung. 2007. "Comment on 'Carbon-Negative Biofuels from Low-Input High-Diversity Grassland Biomass'." Science 316(5831):1567. [article by Tilman et al. (PDF)] [response from Tilman et al.]

von Blottnitz, Harro and Mary Ann Curran. 2007. "A Review of Assessments Conducted on Bio-ethanol as a Transportation Fuel from a Net Energy, Greenhouse Gas, and Environmental Life Cycle Perspective." Journal of Cleaner Production 15:607-619. [PDF]

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