The paper offers ways greenhouses can mitigate the cost, including the use of biomass as an alternative fuel.
"This study states that, across Canada, around 2545 greenhouses (in the year 2006) could reduce annual fuel costs between 33%-60% by switching to agricultural and woody biomass fuels saving greenhouse producers up to $200 million annually."
Read the white paper here.
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