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Support to Renewable Energy Directive
support to Renewable Energy Directive and relative datasets
Climate Change, Climatic Zone , WRB, soil types, IPCC
Available Thematic Data Layers for Commission Decision of [11 June 2010] on guidelines for the calculation of land carbon stocks for the purpose of Annex V to Directive 2009/28/EC. The Climatic Zone layer is defined based on the classification of IPCC (IPCC, 2006). Soil types are classified according to the World Reference Base (WRB).
The Climatic Zone layer is defined based on the classification of IPCC (IPCC, 2006). The zones are defined by a set of rules based on : annual mean daily temperature, total annual precipitation, total annual potential evapo-transpiration (PET) and elevation.
Soil types are classified according to the World Reference Base (WRB).
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