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Table 5 Land use changes and their corresponding emissions for the first set of examined sensitivity test for US soy biodiesel (land areas are in hectare)

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

Base caseLand typeUSAUE27BrazilMala-IndoOtherTotal
Cropland217611925724650421,73237,328
Forest512− 176− 432− 58926161173
Pasture− 2688− 1032− 5296− 596− 27,886− 37,498
Land use emissions17.51 g CO2 e MJ−1 or 1424 g CO2e EGe−1
Test 1Land typeUSAUE27BrazilMala-IndoOtherTotal
Cropland211212165176688021,06936,453
Forest496− 176− 240− 6236618933
Pasture− 2624− 1040− 4912− 622− 27,375− 36,573
Land use emissions 17.72 g CO2 e MJ−1 or 1441 g CO2e EGe−1
Test 2Land typeUSAUE27BrazilMala-IndoOtherTotal
Cropland224011846392596822,54838,332
Forest528− 176− 608− 54085959295
Pasture− 2768− 1028− 5712− 558− 28,528− 38,594
Land use emissions 17.14 g CO2 e MJ−1 or 1394 g CO2e EGe−1
Test 3Land typeUSAUE27BrazilMala-IndoOtherTotal
Cropland238411049136175224,61238,988
Forest560− 176− 1488− 149252902694
Pasture− 2864− 960− 7648− 255− 29,920− 41,647
Land use emissions 10.16 g CO2 e MJ−1 or 826 g CO2e EGe−1
Test 4Land typeUSAUE27BrazilMala-IndoOtherTotal
Cropland225610968008291223,12637,398
Forest528− 144− 1120− 258456312311
Pasture− 2768− 932− 6864− 338− 28,858− 39,761
Land use emissions 11.99 g CO2 e MJ−1 or 975 g CO2e EGe−1
Test 5Land typeUSAUE27BrazilMala-IndoOtherTotal
Cropland187210005032525619,07832,238
Forest384− 144− 288− 474463461554
Pasture− 2192− 876− 4752− 504− 25,396− 33,720
Land use emissions 13.98 g CO2 e MJ−1 or 1137 g CO2e EGe−1
Test 6Land typeUSAUE27BrazilMala-IndoOtherTotal
Cropland16009203300614416,41728,381
Forest272− 128176− 555667051469
Pasture− 1872− 832− 3472− 565− 23,340− 30,081
Land use emissions14.90 g CO2 e MJ−1 or 1211 g CO2e EGe−1