This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.
Bailis, R.; Kavlak, G. “Environmental Implications of Jatropha Biofuel from a Silvi-Pastoral Production System in Central-West Brazil.” Environmental Science & Technology
47.14 (2013): 8042-8050. DOI: 10.1021/es303954g
Carneiro de Miranda, R., R. Bailis, et al. “Cogenerating electricity from charcoaling: a promising new advanced technology.” Energy for Sustainable Development
17.2 (2013): 171-176. DOI: 10.1016/j.esd.2012.11.003
Bailis, R., C. Rujanavech*, P. Dwivedi, A.D. Vilela, H. Chang, & R.C. de Miranda. “Innovation in charcoal production: A comparative life-cycle assessment of two kiln technologies in Brazil.” Energy for Sustainable Development
17.2 (2013): 189-200. DOI: 10.1016/j.esd.2012.10.008
Journal Article - In Press
Dwivedi, P., R Bailis, and M Khanna. “Is use of both pulpwood and logging residues instead of only logging residues for bioenergy development a viable carbon mitigation strategy?.” BioEnergy Research (2013).
Journal Article - In Press
Bailis, R., G. Kavlak. “The Environmental Implications of Innovations in Jatropha Production in Central-West Brazil.” Environmental Science and Technology (2013).
Dwivedi P, Bailis R, Alavalapati J, Nesbit TS. “Global warming impact of E85 fuel derived from forest biomass: A case study from southern USA.” Bioenergy Research
5 (2012): 470-480. DOI: 10.1007/s12155-012-9179-1
Dwivedi P, Bailis R, Stainback GA, Carter DR. “Impact of payments for carbon sequestered in wood products and avoided carbon emissions on the profitability of NIPF landowners in the US South.” Ecological Economics
78 (2012): 63-69. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2012.03.014
Mobarak AM, Dwivedi P, Bailis R, Hildemann L, Miller G. “Low demand for nontraditional cookstove technologies.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
109.27 (2012): 10815-10820. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1115571109
Ramirez S (FES Alum), P Dwivedi, R Bailis, A Ghilardi. “Perceptions of stakeholders about nontraditional cookstoves in Honduras.” Environmental Research Letters
7.4 (2012): 044036. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/7/4/044036
Bailis, R. and J. Baka. “Constructing sustainable biofuels: governance of the emerging biofuel economy.” Annals of the Association of American Geographers
101.4 (2011): 827-838. DOI: 10.1080/00045608.2011.568867
Dwivedi, P.,* Bailis, R., Bush, T., Marinescu, M. “Quantifying GHG emissions of wood pellet production in the Southern United States and its subsequent utilization for electricity production in the Netherlands.” BioEnergy Research
4.3 (2011): 180-192. DOI: 10.1007/s12155-010-9111-5
Bailis, R. and H. McCarthy. “Direct land use change in woodlands converted to biofuel plantations in India and Brazil.” Global Change Biology - Bioenergy 3.6 (2011): 449-460.
Bailis, R. and J. Hyman. “Developing enabling frameworks for dissemination of clean-burning fuel-efficient cookstoves.” Diffusion of renewable energy technologies: case studies of enabling frameworks in developing countries. Ed. J. Haselip, I. Nygaard, U. Hansen and E. Ackom Roskilde, Denmark: UNEP Risø Centre, 2011.
Bailis, R., J. Chatelier,* et al. “Ecological Sustainability of Fuelwood as a Dominant Energy Source in Rural Communities.” Integrating Ecology into Poverty Alleviation and International Development Efforts. Ed. J. C. Ingram, F. A. de Clerck and C. Rumbaitis del Rio New York: Springer, 2011.
Book Chapter - In Press
Bailis, R. “Energy and poverty: the perspective of poor countries.” The Handbook of Sustainable Use of Energy.. Ed. A. Markandya, I. Galarraga and M. González London: Edward Elgar, 2011.
Bailis, R. and N. Arabshahi. “Voluntary Emissions Reduction: Are We Making Progress?.” Green Finance and Sustainability: Environmentally-Aware Business Models and Technologies.
Ed. Z. Luo IGI Global, 2011. DOI: 10.4018/978-1-60960-531-5.ch014
Bailis, R. and J. Baka. “Greenhouse Gas Emissions And Land Use Change From Jatropha Curcas-Based Jet Fuel In Brazil.” Environmental Science and Technology
44 (2010): 8684-8691. DOI: 10.1021/es1019178
Book Chapter - In Press
Bailis, R. “Carbon Trading and Carbon Offsets.” Encyclopedia of Geography. Ed. Warf, B Sage Press, 2010.
Bailis, R., Cowan, A. et al. “Arresting The Killer In The Kitchen: The Promises and Pitfalls of Commercializing Improved Cookstoves.” World Development
37.10 (2009): 1694-1705. DOI: 10.1016/j.worlddev.2009.03.004
Bailis, R. “Modeling carbon flows from charcoal production in southwestern Kenya.” Biomass and Bioenergy
33.11 (2009): 1491-1502. DOI: 10.1016/j.biombioe.2009.07.001
Rob Bailis, Karabi Dutta, Chaya Chengappa, Omar Masera, Victor Berrueta, Rufus Edwards, Kyra Naumoff Shields. Monitoring and Evaluation of Improved Biomass Cookstove Programs for Indoor Air Quality and Stove Performance: Conclusions from the Household Energy and Health Project.
Elsevier, 2007. DOI: 10.1016/S0973-0826(08)60396-8
Bailis, Rob, Berrueta, Victor, Chengappa, Chaya, Dutta, Karabi, Edwards, Rufus, Masera, Omar, Still, Dean, Smith, Kirk R.. “Performance testing for monitoring improved biomass stove interventions: experiences of the Household Energy and Health Project.” Energy for Sustainable Development
11.2 (2007): 57-70. DOI: 10.1016/S0973-0826(08)60400-7
Robert Bailis, Majid Ezzati, Daniel M. Kammen. “Mortality and Greenhouse Gas Impacts of Biomass and Petroleum Energy Futures in Africa.” Science
308.5718 (2005): 98 - 103. DOI: 10.1126/science.1106881
Robert Bailis, Majid Ezzati, Daniel M. Kammen. “The Role of Technology Management in the Dynamics of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Household Energy Use in Sub-Saharan Africa.” The Journal of Environment & Development
14.1 (2005): 149 - 174. DOI: 10.1177/1070496504273651