Sökning: "Sugarcane expansion"
Hittade 3 uppsatser innehållade orden Sugarcane expansion.
- Master-uppsats, KTH/Energi och klimatstudier, ECS
Sammanfattning : There is a strong concern about the environmental and social impacts of land use changes caused by sugarcane expansion. This research aims to assess the land use changes caused by sugarcane expansion in the State of São Paulo in the last five years, as well as predicting land use changes in the coming years. LÄS MER
2. The ethanol industry and its impact on land use and biodiversity : a case study of Saõ Paulo State in BrazilKandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap
Sammanfattning : During the last decades, it has become increasingly clear that the extensive use of fossil fuelsmay severely threaten the environment. As the awareness of negative environmental impactsof fossil fuels has increased, the interest of alternative fuel sources has developed. LÄS MER
3. Socioeconomic and environmental effects from sugarcane expansion in to the Pontal do Paranapanema regionH-uppsats, Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för energi och miljö
Sammanfattning : Pontal do Paranapanema is the only region in São Paulo state where a large scale sugarcane expansion can take place. Such expansion is expected and will likely affect the rural family farmers in the region. Without regulations, the expansion might negatively affect the income of family farmers who start to grow sugarcane. LÄS MER