International indexed journals


AREVALO J., OCHIENG R., MOLA-YUDEGO B., GRITTEN D. 2014. Understanding bioenergy conflicts: case of a jatropha project in Kenya's Tana Delta. Land Use Policy. In press (DOI 10.1016/j.landusepol.2014.05.002)

FERRAZ FILHO A, SCOLFORO J RS, MOLA-YUDEGO B. 2014. Coppice with standards silvicultural system applied to Eucalyptus plantations - a review. Journal of Forestry Research 25(2):237-248. [ResearchGate]

AREVALO J., HALDER P., KORTELAINEN J., MOLA-YUDEGO B. 2014. Bioenergy: from local conflicts to global governance. OGEL Journal (in press). [ResearcGate]

GONZÁLEZ-GARCÍA, FEIJOO G, MOREIRA M T, MOLA-YUDEGO B. 2014. Cradle-to-gate Life Cycle Assessment of forest operations in Europe. Environmental and Energy profiles. Journal of Cleaner Production. In Press. [ResearchGate]

AREVALO J., PITKÄNEN S., KIRONGO B. 2014. Developing forestry curricula: experiences from a Kenyan-Finnish project. International Forestry Review, 16 (1) 78-86(9). [ResearchGate]


MOLA-YUDEGO B, SELKIMÄKI M, GONZALEZ-OLABARRIA J R. 2013. Spatial analysis of the wood pellet production for energy in Europe. Renewable Energy. In Press. [ResearchGate]

WINDISCH J, RÖSER D, MOLA-YUDEGO B, SIKANEN L, ASIKAINEN A. 2013. Business process mapping and discrete-event simulation of two forest biomass supply chains. Biomass and Bioenergy. In Press. [ResearchGate]

DÍAZ-YAÑEZ O, MOLA-YUDEGO B, ANTTILA P, RÖSER D, ASIKAINEN A. 2013. Forest chips for energy in Europe: current procurement methods and potentials. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. In Press. [Journal] [ResearchGate]


GONZALEZ-GARCIA S, MOLA-YUDEGO B, MURPHY R J. 2012. Life Cycle Assessment of potential energy uses for short rotation willow (Salix spp.) biomass in Sweden. International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment. doi:10.1007/s11367-012-0536-2

AREVALO J, MOLA-YUDEGO B, PELKONEN P, QU M. 2012.Students' views on forestry education: a cross-national comparison across three universities in Brazil, China and Finland. Forest Policy and Economics 25:123-131.

GRITTEN D, MOLA-YUDEGO B, DELGADO-MATAS C, KORTELAINEN J. 2012. A quantitative review of the representation of forest conflicts across the world: resource periphery and emerging patterns. Forest Policy and Economics. doi:10.1016/j.forpol.2012.06.008.

GONZALEZ-OLABARRIA J R, RODRÍGUEZ F, FERNÁNDEZ-LANDA A, MOLA-YUDEGO B Mapping fire risk in the Model Forest of Urbión (Spain) based on airborne LiDAR measurements. Forest Ecology and Management. Forthcoming.

DIMITRIOU J, MOLA-YUDEGO B, ARONSSON P. 2012. Impact of willow Short Rotation Coppice on water quality. Bioenergy Research. Forthcoming.

DIMITRIOU J, MOLA-YUDEGO B, ARONSSON P, ERIKSSON J. 2012. Changes in organic carbon and trace elements in the soil of willow short-rotation coppice plantations. Bioenergy Research. Forthcoming.

GRITTEN D, GONZALEZ-OLABARRIA J R, MOLA-YUDEGO B, DOMINGUEZ G. 2012. Environmental campaigns against forest companies: What are the campaigns trying to achieve? Forest Systems. In Press

QU M, AHPONEN PL, TAHVANAINEN L, GRITTEN D, MOLA-YUDEGO B, PELKONEN P. 2012. Practices and perceptions on the development of forest bioenergy in China from participants in national forestry training courses. Biomass and Bioenergy 40:53–62.

RÖSER D, MOLA-YUDEGO B, PRINZ R, EMER B, SIKANEN L. 2012. Chipping operations and efficiency in different operational environments. Silva Fennica 46(2): 275–286.[PDF]

GONZALEZ-GARCIA S, MOLA-YUDEGO B, DIMITRIOU J, ARONSSON, P, MURPHY R J. 2012. Environmental assessment of energy production based on long term commercial willow plantations in Sweden. Science of the Total Environment. 421:210-219

FABRA-CRESPO M, MOLA-YUDEGO B, GRITTEN D, ROJAS-BRIALES E. 2012. Public perception on forestry issues in the Region of Valencia (Eastern Spain): diverging from policy makers? Forest systems. 21(1):99-110.[PDF]

GRITTEN D, MOLA-YUDEGO B, DELGADO-MATAS C. 2012. Media coverage of forest conflicts: A reflection of the conflicts’ intensity and impact? Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research. 27(2):143-153.

MOLA-YUDEGO B, GRITTEN D, DELGADO-MATAS C. 2012. Quantitative investigation of forest conflicts using different data collection methods. Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research 27(2): 130-142.

HALDER P, PIETARINEN J, HAVU-NUUTINEN S, PELKONEN P, CHANG C-Y, PROKOP P, USAK M. 2012. Knowledge, perceptions, and attitudes as determinants of youth’s intentions to use bioenergy – a cross-national perspective. International Journal of Green Energy. In Press.

HALDER P, SHARMA R, ALAM A. 2012. Local perceptions of and responses to climate change – experiences from the natural resource dependent communities in India. Regional Environmental Change. DOI 10.1007/s10113-012-0281-x.

BOSTROM A, O'CONNOR RE, BÖHM G, HANSS D, BODI O, EKSTRÖM F, HALDER P, JESCHKE S, MACK B, QU M, ROSENTRATER L, SANDVE A AND SÆLENSMINDE I. 2012. Causal Thinking and Support for Climate Change Policies: International Survey Findings. Global Environmental Change 22: 210 – 222.

HALDER P, PROKOP P, CHANG C-Y, USAK M, PIETARINEN J, HAVU-NUUTINEN S, PELKONEN P AND CAKIR M. 2012. International Survey on Bioenergy Knowledge, Perceptions and Attitudes among Young Citizens. BioEnergy Research 5: 247 - 261.

ZYADIN A,PUHAKKA A, AHPONEN P,CRONBERG T,PELKONEN P. 2012. School students’ knowledge, perceptions, and attitudes toward renewable energy in Jordan. Renewable Energy 45 (78-85)

HASSAN K, PELKONEN P, HALDER P, PAPPINEN A. 2012. An analysis of cross-sectional variation in energy consumption pattern at the household level in disregarded rural Bangladesh. Journal of Basic and Applied Scientific Research 2: 3949 – 3963.[PDF]


RÖSER D, MOLA-YUDEGO B, SIKANEN L, PRINZ R, GRITTEN D, EMER B, VÄÄTÄINEN K, ERKKILÄ A. 2011. Natural drying treatments during seasonal storage of wood for bioenergy in different European locations. Biomass & Bioenergy 10(15): 4238–4247.

QU M, AHPONEN PL, TAHVANAINEN L, GRITTEN D, MOLA-YUDEGO B, PELKONEN P. 2011. Chinese university students’ knowledge and attitudes regarding forest bio-energy. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 15(8): 3649–3657.

MOLA-YUDEGO B, PELKONEN P. 2011. Pulling effects of district heating plants on the adoption and spread of willow plantations for biomass: the power plant in Enköping (Sweden). Biomass and Bioenergy 35(7):2986–2992.

GRITTEN D, and MOLA-YUDEGO B. 2011. Exploration of the relevance of geographical, environmental and socio-economic indicators regarding forest conflict types. International Forestry Review. In Press.

HALDER P, HAVU-NUUTINEN S, PIETARINEN J AND PELKONEN P. 2011. Bio-energy and youth: Analyzing the role of school, home, and media from the future policy perspectives. Applied Energy 88: 1233–1240.

GONZÁLEZ-OLABARRIA J R, MOLA-YUDEGO B, PUKKALA T, PALAHÍ M. 2011. Using multi-scale spatial analysis to assess fire ignition density in Catalonia, Spain. Annals of Forest Science 68(4)861-871.

MOLA-YUDEGO B. 2011. Predicting and mapping productivity of short rotation willow plantations in Sweden based on climatic data using a non-parametric method. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 151(7): 875–881.

AREVALO, J., PITKÄNEN, S., TAHVANAINEN, L. & ENKENBERG, J. 2011. Motivation of Foreign Students Seeking a Multi-institutional Forestry Master’s degree in Europe. Journal of Forestry 109 (2): 69-73(5).


SELKIMÄKI M, MOLA-YUDEGO B. 2010. Estimating and modelling the resistance of nature to path erosion in Koli National Park, Finland. Boreal Environment Research 16(1): 218-228. [PDF]

MOLA-YUDEGO B. 2010. Trends and productivity improvements from commercial willow plantations in Sweden during the period 1986-2000. Biomass and Bioenergy 35(1): 446–453.[pre-print]

SELKIMÄKI M, MOLA-YUDEGO B, RÖSER D, PRINZ R, SIKANEN L. 2010. Present and future trends in pellet markets, raw materials, and supply logistics in Sweden and Finland. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 14(9): 3068–3075.

MOLA-YUDEGO B, GRITTEN D. 2010. Determining forest conflict hotspots according to academic and environmental groups. Forest Policy and Economics 12(8):575–580.

COLL L, GONZÁLEZ-OLABARRIA J R, MOLA-YUDEGO B, PUKKALA T, MESSIER C. 2010. Predicting understory maximum shrubs cover using altitude and overstory basal area in different Mediterranean forests. European Journal of Forest Research 130(1):55-65.

MOLA-YUDEGO, B. 2010. Regional potential yields of short rotation willow plantations on agricultural land in Northern Europe. Silva Fennica 44(1):63–76.[PDF]

SPENCE J R, MACLEAN D A, SPIECKER H, DRUMMOND A, JAEGER D, STADLER M, CALAHAN C, KERLSSON A, KENNY A, LARSON B, MOLA-YUDEGO B, STERNER M, WÄSTERLUND D, and VALINGER E. 2011. The TRANSFOR success story: International forestry education through exchange Forestry Chronicle 86(1):57-62.

MOLA-YUDEGO B, GONZÁLEZ OLABARRIA J. 2010. Mapping the expansion and distribution of willow plantations for bioenergy in Sweden: Lessons to be learned about the spread of energy crops. Biomass and bioenergy. Biomass and Bioenergy 34(4):442-448.[pre-print]

GRITTEN D, MOLA-YUDEGO B. 2010. Blanket strategy: A response of environmental groups to the globalising forest industry. International Journal of the Commons 4(2):729-757. [PDF]

AREVALO, J., PITKÄNEN, S., GRITTEN, D. & TAHVANAINEN, L. 2010. Market-relevant competencies for professional foresters in European graduate education. International Forestry Review 12 (3) 200-208.

HALDER P, PIETARINEN J, HAVU-NUUTINEN S AND PELKONEN P. 2010. Young citizens’ knowledge and perceptions of bioenergy and future policy implications. Energy Policy 38: 3058–3066.


HÄRKÖNEN S, MÄKINEN A, TOKOLA T, RASINMÄKI J, KALLIOVIRTA J. 2009. Evaluation of forest growth simulators with NFI permanent sample plot data from Finland Forest Ecology and Management 259(3):573-582.

HÄRKÖNEN S, PULKKINEN M, DUURSMA R and MÄKELÄ A. 2009. Estimating annual GPP, NPP and stem growth in Finland using summary models Forest Ecology and Management 259(3):524-533.

MEI Q, TAHVANAINEN L, AHPONEN P, PELKONEN P. 2009. Bioenergy in China: Content analysis of news articles on Chinese professional internet platforms. Energy Policy 37: 2300–2309.


MOLA-YUDEGO B, PELKONEN P. 2008. The effects of policy incentives in the adoption of willow short rotation coppice for bioenergy in Sweden. Energy Policy 36(8): 3062-3068.

MOLA-YUDEGO B, ARONSSON P. 2008. Yield models for commercial willow biomass plantations in Sweden. Biomass and bioenergy 32(9):829-837.


GRITTEN D, KANT P. 2007. Assessing the impact of environmental campaigns against the activities of a pulp and paper company in Indonesia. International Forestry Review 9(4):819-834.