Burning Biomass for Energy: A Fast Track to Climate Change and Adverse Health Impacts

Misdirected subsidies to the biomass industry undermine genuine clean, safe renewable energy solutions. The Australian Government’s support and promotion, including taxpayer funded renewable energy subsidies and grants for this industry, cannot be justified by the science. Detailed research into comprehensive carbon accounting and life-cycle assessment (LCA) reveals that biomass energy in Australia does not provide(…)