Jatropha (Jatropha curcas L.) has been promoted as a potential renewable energy source for many of its advantageous properties in comparison to other biomass feedstock. This report summarises the agronomy, socio-economic issues, and ecology facts from literature on Jatropha. Such an overview is essential to formulate recommendations and policy guidelines to stimulate best project practices and also help to avoid the promotion of unviable or unsustainable practices.
|Place of Publication||Utrecht, the Netherlands|
|Number of pages||157|
|Publication status||Published - 2010|
|Name||Report NL Agency, November 2010|
- food security
- feasibility studies
- biobased economy