Fixing a Critical Climate Accounting Error

TitleFixing a Critical Climate Accounting Error
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsSearchinger TD, Hamburg SP, Melillo J, Chameides W, Havlik P, Kammen DM, Likens GE, Lubowski RN, Obersteiner M, Oppenheimer M, Philip Robertson G, Schlesinger WH, David Tilman G
JournalScience
Volume326
Issue5952
Pagination527 - 528
Date Published10/2009
ISSN1095-9203
Keywordsbiofuels, Kyoto Protocoll, land use change
Abstract

Rules for applying the Kyoto Protocol and national cap-and-trade laws contain a major, but fixable, carbon accounting flaw in assessing bioenergy.

DOI10.1126/science.1178797
Short TitleScience
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