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IEA Bioenergy Task 40: Deployment of biobased value chains (in the triennium 2016-2018 known as ‘Sustainable biomass markets and international bioenergy trade to support the biobased economy’), commonly abbreviated Task 40, was established under the International Energy Agency (IEA) Bioenergy Implementing Agreement in December 2003 with the aim of focusing on international bioenergy technology potential, barriers, and trade as well as its wider implications.
New Publication – “Roles of bioenergy in energy system pathways towards a “well-below-2-degrees-Celsius (WB2)” world”
Report of a workshop held on 25 November 2019 in Berlin, and synthesis of presented studies.
This newsletter of IEA Bioenergy covers the ExCo85 Virtual meeting, the launch of IEA Bioenergy’s new website and graphic identity and a feature article by the Technical Coordinator and more.
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Presentations of the IEA Bioenergy Task 45 Workshop on Forests and the Climate
13-14 May 2020
IEA Bioenergy Task 40 Webinar
16 June 2020
This webinar introduces the new report- see Publications.
28/29 November 2019, Leipzig, Germany
The second physical meeting of the task members was held in Leipzig at the DBFZ.
“Deployment of BECCS/U value chains”
Technological pathways, policy options and business models
More information in the webinar 16 June 2020, see Events.
“Margin potential for a long-term sustainable wood pellet supply chain”
“The future of biomass and bioenergy deployment and trade: a synthesis of 15 years IEA Bioenergy Task 40 on sustainable bioenergy trade”
The paper is published as a feature article in a special issue of the Journal Biofuels, Bioproducts & Biorefining (BioPFR), Volume 13, Issue 2 (March 2019)