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The effect of land use change on net radiation and its partitioning into heat fluxes. Johannes Dolman, Annette Freibauer and Riccardo Valentini, highlights current results of research into the European greenhouse gases budget, including human-induced and biospheric sources and sinks. This volume addresses a significant number of important themes and thus combines subject breadth and density with in-depth study of biomass resourcing and processing as well as the issue of biofuel and renewable energy sustainability. About this Item: Springer, 2008. Another highly useful feature of this book is the addition of - nitoring and process studies as well as modeling. Jena Germany About this chapter Cite this chapter as: Dolman A.