Environmental sustainability of sugarcane ethanol in Brazil.

@inproceedings{Amaral2008EnvironmentalSO,
  title={Environmental sustainability of sugarcane ethanol in Brazil.},
  author={Weber do Amaral and J{\'e}ssica Pereira Marinho and R. Tarasantchi and Alessandro Beber and Eduardo Giuliani and P. Zuurbier and Jos van de Vooren},
  year={2008}
}
Brazil’s economy is performing well during the last few year reaching international investment grade levels, while at the same time providing quanti!able reductions of greenhouse gases, specially through its renewable energy matrix and the large scale use of ethanol in transportation. It is well-known that the quality of life in the world increases with economic growth, which increases demand for energy (Figure 1). If one considers the externalities created by burning fossil fuels, then… CONTINUE READING

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