Welcome to the first module of MEC 3040, Bioenergy!
Quick user's guide: Each module will follow the format you see here. A link to the module's curricular material (Module X) followed by a list of the topics covered. Links to additional information follow the topics that they enrich. Finally, buttons and links connect you to additional resources, case studies, operational and research data, and other great stuff!
We'll begin by discussing Module 1: Introduction to Bioenergy (slide set link) and introduces these topics:
Additional linked resources for Module 1:
Available in Hartness Library:
Thorow, R. & Kilman, S. (2009) Enough: why the world’s poorest starve in an age of plenty, Public Affairs, NY, NY
Rosillo-Calle, F, Johnson, F.X., eds (2010) Food versus fuel: an informed introduction to biofuels. Zod Books, London & New York