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Playing with Fire: Europe's bioenergy future

Many European countries rely on bioenergy to meet their renewable energy targets - with detrimental impacts on forests, air quality, the climate and the European wood industry.

Our new film - featuring interviews with MEP Bas Eickhout, local campaigners fighting the development of a biomass plant in southern France, public health scientist Torben Sigsgaard and others - outlines why subsidising bioenergy won’t help solve climate change.