Economics of fuelwood production in wastelands by Sharma, R. D.

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  • India.


  • Fuelwood industry -- India.,
  • Waste lands -- India.

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StatementR.D. Sharma.
LC ClassificationsHD9769.F843 I48 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination188 p. ;
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1377764M
ISBN 108170224365
LC Control Number92909906

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This book contains 7 chapters dealing with the energy situation in India and the economics of reclaiming waste lands through the establishment of fuel plantations.

Chapter 1 describes the overall energy situation in India, the place of fuelwood in the energy supply situation, and the scarcity of rural energy supplies.

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India has vast tracts of wastelands. Afforestation of these wastelands is one of the many alternative uses of such lands. Given the scarcity of capital in India, it becomes imperative to determine the economics and financial feasibility of wastelands afforestation projects.

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Production of the book by the Ramsar Bureau was coordinated by Mireille Katz; editing and layout were. Fuelwood constituted about 91% of household total biomass energy use, followed by charcoal (5%), and agricultural fuel (dried cattle dung and crop residue (4%).

Fuelwood is the predominant source of energy in the study sites; about 94% of the sample households reported using it. Only two of the households reported using only agricultural by: Against a recorded fuelwood production of million m 3, the estimated annual consumption was million m 3 (about 24 × supply).

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The uses of wood. The consumption of fuelwood from forests has been estimated to be million t annually while the annual production of fuelwood from the forests is million t and annual availability of fuel-wood from trees outside forests is million t. The rest of the consumption is considered to be met by unregulated or uncontrolled removal of Cited by: HIGH QUALITY FACSIMILE REPRODUCTION: Webster, Angus Duncan: Firewoods, Their Production And Fuel Values: Facsimile: Originally published by London: T.F.

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