CIFOR Review of existing methods for carbon accountingBy David Neil Bird, Naomi Pena, Hannes Schwaiger, Giuliana Zanchi View Publication
Forests are sources of biomass that can be used
to create forest-based bioenergy, whether directly by establishing energy plantations on non-forestland, by using existing forest resources or by using residues from harvesting for nonbioenergy purposes. If created in a sustainable manner, this bioenergy can have significant
positive greenhouse gas benefits.