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Table 4 Land use changes and their corresponding emissions for the first set of examined sensitivity test for US corn ethanol (land areas are in hectare)

From: US biofuel production and policy: implications for land use changes in Malaysia and Indonesia

Base caseLand typeUSAUE27BrazilMala-IndoOtherTotal
Cropland4240292811,712239247,06568,337
Forest1808− 1232− 4192− 2312− 19,366− 25,294
Pasture− 6048− 1768− 7504− 62− 27,774− 43,156
Land use emissions12.31 g CO2 e MJ−1 or 1001 g CO2e EGe−1
Test 1Land typeUSAUE27BrazilMala-IndoOtherTotal
Cropland4240292811,668239246,99668,224
Forest1808− 1200− 4176− 2320− 19,393− 25,281
Pasture− 6048− 1760− 7504− 62− 27,731− 43,105
Land use emissions 12.31 g CO2 e MJ−1 or 1001 g CO2e EGe−1
Test 2Land typeUSAUE27BrazilMala-IndoOtherTotal
Cropland4240292011,760236047,10368,383
Forest1808− 1232− 4224− 2292− 19,359− 25,299
Pasture− 6064− 1768− 7552− 60− 27,822− 43,267
Land use emissions 12.29 g CO2 e MJ−1 or 999 g CO2e EGe−1
Test 3Land typeUSAUE27BrazilMala-IndoOtherTotal
Cropland4272293611,960214447,29268,604
Forest1808− 1232− 4304− 2084− 19,432− 25,244
Pasture− 6080− 1772− 7680− 44− 27,979− 43,555
Land use emissions 12.02 g CO2 e MJ−1 or 978 g CO2e EGe−1
Test 4Land typeUSAUE27BrazilMala-IndoOtherTotal
Cropland4240292811,884217647,16568,393
Forest1808− 1232− 4272− 2132− 19,389− 25,217
Pasture− 6064− 1768− 7616− 47− 27,924− 43,419
Land use emissions 12.05 g CO2 e MJ−1 or 980 g CO2e EGe−1
Test 5Land typeUSAUE27BrazilMala-IndoOtherTotal
Cropland4192292811,668226446,86667,918
Forest1808− 1216− 4192− 2212− 19,345− 25,157
Pasture− 6032− 1760− 7488− 54− 27,537− 42,871
Land use emissions 12.07 g CO2 e MJ−1 or 981 g CO2e EGe−1
Test 6Land typeUSAUE27BrazilMala-IndoOtherTotal
Cropland4192290411,544226446,65567,559
Forest1808− 1184− 4160− 2236− 19,369− 25,141
Pasture− 6016− 1748− 7408− 55− 27,287− 42,514
Land use emissions12.02 g CO2 e MJ−1 or 977 g CO2e EGe−1