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Location of sugar mills in North Queensland using green energy

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A point dataset of the location of sugar mills in Tropical North Queensland that generate green energy from the burning of bagasse, the fibrous material leftover from crushed cane sugar. Included are the owning companies and the amounts produced per year.

The dataset is used as part of the G20 Spatial Information Visualisation on the Cube Globe, to inform on Queensland's tropical growth in agriculture. The dataset was derived from information accessed at the websites listed below in Related Information.

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Access to the data is through the primary contact.

Location of data collection

153.552920,-9.929730 137.994575,-9.929730 137.994575,-29.178588 153.552920,-29.178588 153.552920,-9.929730

Research areas

Sugar cane
Tropical North Queensland
Renewable energy
Spatial Data

Related information

Mackay Sugar: accessed 01/09/2014 http://www.mkysugar.com.au/
Wilmar Sugar Mills: accessed 01/09/2014 http://www.wilmarsugarmills.com/
Aussie Renewables: accessed 01/09/2014 http://www.aussierenewables.com
Tully Sugar Mill: accessed 01/09/2014 http://www.tullysugar.com.au/
Biomass Producer: accessed 01/09/2014 http://biomassproducer.com.au
Mulgrave Mill: accessed 01/09/2014 http://www.mulgravemill.com.au


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Dates of data collection

From 2014-09-01 to 2014-09-01


Name: Gavin Winter


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Published - Open Access