EnergyWatch

IEA and academics respond to think tank: Biomass is green

The IEA has responded to a report from think tank Chatham House which concluded that biomass emits just as much CO2 as fossil fuels. Together with 125 academics, the agency identified three major areas of concern with the report.

Photo: BORBERG THOMAS/POLFOTO/arkiv

In February, UK think tank Chatham House released a report concluding that biomass is no greener than fossil fuels.

This has sparked ire at the International Energy Agency (IEA), who have reviewed the report together with over 125 academics.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.

No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from EnergyWatch

US to bank more on nuclear power

Several US states are regarding nuclear power as a supplement to renewables when it comes to lowering emissions, but there is still opposition from a number of Democratic states.

Further reading

Related articles

Latest News

See all jobs