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Sustainable Food Waste-to-Energy Systems assesses the utilization of food waste in sustainable energy conversion systems.

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Competition in water use for food and energy security constitutes the core of an emerging debate on the food‐energy‐water (FEW) nexus: the growing societal needs for food and energy rely on the same pool of limited freshwater resources, a situation that is generating new questions on the environmental, ethical, economics, and policy Cited by:.

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