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Land required to drive 100 kilometres Square metres


Wind


Hydrogen from lignocellulose Ethanol from lignocellulose Methanol from lignocellulose


1. 0 1.0 5. 5.3 3 7.


7.8 8.9 8


10.3 17.2 17.2 53.6 53.6


NB: Data assumes the use of fuel-cell vehicles, with conservative estimates for long-term cultivation for each crop.


Figure 3.1.3 Land required to drive 100 kilometres


Sources: Hamelinck, C. N. and Faaij, A. P., Outlook for advanced biofuels, Elsevier, 2005; University of Groningen, Effective Land Use for Renewable Energy Sources, 2009


RME from rapeseed FT from lignocellulose


Ethanol from sugarbeet


e


Europe


Wheat


Europe


Cassava


Canada


Brazil


United States


0.32


0.99


1.06


1.33


2.10


2.33


2.63


a


enewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2010. Rapeseed


Europe


Sunflower


Nigeria


Rapeseed


Soybean


Soybean


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