GLOBAL WARMING AGAIN

David South dsouth at forestry.auburn.edu
Fri Sep 17 07:39:54 EST 1999


Larry Caldwell wrote:

> Since a cubic meter of wood is very nearly 1000 kilograms, but wood only holds about 20% of the carbon of coal per kilogram, ....

Larry;

A "green" cubic meter of wood is about 1000 kg.
A "dry" cubic meter of wood is about 400-600 kg (depending on wood
density).

Therefore, you need to double your figures since half of your 1,000 kg
value is water!



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