Assessment of Productivity and Economic Viability of Combined Food and Energy (CFE) Production System in Denmark

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Assessment of Productivity and Economic Viability of Combined Food and Energy (CFE) Production System in Denmark. / Xu, Ying; Lehmann, Lisa Mølgaard; García de Jalón, Silvestre; Ghaley, Bhim Bahadur.

I: Energies, Bind 12, Nr. 1, 166, 04.01.2019, s. 1-15.

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Xu, Y, Lehmann, LM, García de Jalón, S & Ghaley, BB 2019, 'Assessment of Productivity and Economic Viability of Combined Food and Energy (CFE) Production System in Denmark', Energies, bind 12, nr. 1, 166, s. 1-15. https://doi.org/10.3390/en12010166

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Xu, Y., Lehmann, L. M., García de Jalón, S., & Ghaley, B. B. (2019). Assessment of Productivity and Economic Viability of Combined Food and Energy (CFE) Production System in Denmark. Energies, 12(1), 1-15. [166]. https://doi.org/10.3390/en12010166

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Xu Y, Lehmann LM, García de Jalón S, Ghaley BB. Assessment of Productivity and Economic Viability of Combined Food and Energy (CFE) Production System in Denmark. Energies. 2019 jan 4;12(1):1-15. 166. https://doi.org/10.3390/en12010166

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Xu, Ying ; Lehmann, Lisa Mølgaard ; García de Jalón, Silvestre ; Ghaley, Bhim Bahadur. / Assessment of Productivity and Economic Viability of Combined Food and Energy (CFE) Production System in Denmark. I: Energies. 2019 ; Bind 12, Nr. 1. s. 1-15.

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