How would bioenergy with carbon capture and storage affect the economy?

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What are the economic consequences of deploying bioenergy with carbon capture and geological storage on a scale sufficient to help limit the increase in global temperature to 2° above pre-industrial levels? And how would this strategy – which could rely heavily on biomass – affect food crop prices, the future trade balance of the major exporters of fossil fuels and the ability of governments to award subsidies to support the programme?

Author: Laura B.

I'm the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center's Sustainability Information Curator, which is a fancy way of saying embedded librarian. I'm also Executive Director of the Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable. When not writing for Environmental News Bits, I'm an avid reader. Visit Laura's Reads to see what I'm currently reading.

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