Part-financed by The European Union
European Regional Development Fund and European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument
This report is part of a collection of smaller reports under the Nordic Bioenergy Project "Opportunities and Consequences of an Expanding Bioenergy Market in the Nordic Countries", which aims to provide factual background information on the status of bioenergy in the Nordic countries.
This report provides an overview of imports to the Nordic countries from Europe and the rest of the World. Main issues and aspects of a growing import of biomass to the Nordic countries are raised.
This report provides a description of the current use and future potentials of bio-energy resources in the Nordic countries in terms of the energetic content of the biomass resource before it’s converted to an energy form.
The report contains a description of status and potentials of the use of biomass resources, application of bioenergy technology, political framework conditions and environmental issues of an increasing global bioenergy market.