Behind the evidence: data and calculations Online at: www.joanneum.at/biomitre/asp/biodiesel.aspwww.joanneum.at/biomitre/asp/biodiesel.asp The user can select, from a drop-down list, the country in question and then the country specific values are inserted into the tool. Task 38
Biomass: balancing land use, production and end use What types of trees and crops are best as carbon sink or for bioenergy and wood production? Can land be managed simultaneously as a carbon sink and for bioenergy and fibre production?
Biomass: balancing sinks, energy and fibre 0 100 200 300 400 500 600 0102030405060708090100 Time [years] Cumulative C sequestr. [tC ha ] Credit for energy substitution Trees Litter Soil Fossil fuel input is generally a negative value and brings the top line of the pattern down to the ultimate total (thick black line) Model results: fuelwood plantation on agricultural land