Problem

Overuse of energy resources in agriculture

Other Names:
Excesive consumption of energy for food production
Incidence:

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

Organizations:
Agri-Energy Roundtable
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
29.02.2020 – 05:26 CET