Overuse of energy resources in agriculture

Other Names:
Excesive consumption of energy for food production

In the Netherlands, which is the world’s largest producer of glasshouse grown crops, some 10,500 hectares of greenhouses used 120 petajoules (PJ) of natural gas in 2013 — equivalent to about half the amount of fossil fuels used by all Dutch passenger cars

Agri-Energy Roundtable
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
23.02.2022 – 18:21 CET