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ADB African Development Bank

AFREPREN African Energy Policy Research Network

AIT Asian Institute of Technology

CEERD/AIT Center for Energy-Environment Research and Development of the Asian Institute of Technology

CEN Comité européen de normalisation

CUM cubic meters; synonym of m3 and m3 used in the database and text

EFC European Forestry Commission

EFSOS European Forest Sector Outlook Study

ENDA Environment and Development Action (international NGO)

ESMAP Energy Sector Management Assistance Programme (joint World Bank-UNDP Programme)

ETTS V European Timber Trend Study V (outlook study by the Timber Section of the UNECE Trade Division and the forestry staff attached to the FAO Liaison Office in Geneva)

Eurostat Statistical Office of the European Communities

FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

FAOSTAT FAO Statistical Database

FUNBAR Fundación Bariloche

GFPOS Global Forest Products Outlook Study (Forestry Policy and Planning Division of FAO Forestry Department)

IEA International Energy Agency

IEPE Institut d’Economie et de Politique de l’Energie (Grenoble, France) (Institute of Energy Economics and Politics)

INRENA Instituto Nacional de Recursos Naturales (Perú) (Nacional Institute of Natural Resources)

IPCC Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

ITTO International Tropical Timber Organization

i-WESTAT Interactive Wood Energy Statistics, Forest Products and Economic Division, FAO

LBL Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory

LPG Liquefied petroleum gas

MJ Megajoule

MT Metric ton

OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

OLADE Organización Latinoamericana de Energía (Latin American Energy Organization)

PJ Petajoule

RWEDP Regional Word Energy Development Programme

SADC South African Development Community

TC Technical Cooperation

TE-CO2 Tonne of CO2 equivalent

TJ Terajoule

Toe Tonne of oil equivalent

UN United Nations

UNDP United Nations Development Programme

UNECE United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

UBET Unified Bioenergy Terminology

WEIS Wood Energy Information System, Forest Products and Economic Division

WES Wood Energy System

WETT Wood Energy Today for Tomorrow (Activity of FAO that analyzed wood energy statistics world-wide through regional studies [1] [2] [3] [4] [6])

WISDOM Woodfuel Integrated Supply/Demand Overview Mapping (Methodology of analysis developed by FAO and UNAM, Mexico)

WRI World Resources Institute

WF Woodfuel

WE Wood Energy

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