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Why the US military should continue biofuel research - Christian Science Monitor

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Why the US military should continue biofuel research
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The military has been a leader in the development of biofuels – for good reason.
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Database of Woody Biomass Energy Gets Upgraded, Expanded

Database of Woody Biomass Energy Gets Upgraded, Expanded | BioEnergy Worldwide | Scoop.it
A three-year-old database of industrial and selected community-scale users of wood-to-energy facilities across North America has been updated and expanded, reports the U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities.
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Heating Homes With Switchgrass Pellets Could Save Northeasterners Billions And Cut Their Carbon Emissions

Heating Homes With Switchgrass Pellets Could Save Northeasterners Billions And Cut Their Carbon Emissions | BioEnergy Worldwide | Scoop.it
According to a new cost-benefit analysis by the Agricultural Research Service (ARS), a switch from burning oil for heat to burning switchgrass biomass would cut down on both energy costs and carbon emissions for homes in the northeastern United...
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Or even just wood?

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Renewable energy from wastewater a win-win system | Management content from Western Farm Press

Renewable energy from wastewater a win-win system | Management content from Western Farm Press | BioEnergy Worldwide | Scoop.it
What if a water treatment system, fed by nutrients in the wastewater, were able to use photosynthesis to produce renewable energy.
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Hearing more and more about algae these days.  It was quiet for a while but it seems to be in the spotlight again.

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Renewable Energy World NA 2013

Renewable Energy World NA 2013 | BioEnergy Worldwide | Scoop.it
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TODAY, March 22, is the LAST DAY to submit an abstract to speak @REWNA. Topics needed: #biomass, #geothermal, #hydro, #wind, #solar

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Saanich News - UVic mulls building biomass energy plant

Saanich News  - UVic mulls building biomass energy plant | BioEnergy Worldwide | Scoop.it
University of Victoria is considering building a biomass thermal energy plant to heat its buildings
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NRC teams up on CO2-eating algae farm - Politics - CBC News

NRC teams up on CO2-eating algae farm - Politics - CBC News | BioEnergy Worldwide | Scoop.it
Hard on the heels of announcing a new commercial focus for the National Research Council, the federal government today provided an example of what this new mission could mean for Canada's premier science agency.
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Measuring the Potential of Switchgrass Pellets

Measuring the Potential of Switchgrass Pellets | BioEnergy Worldwide | Scoop.it
President Barack Obama wants U.S.scientists to pursue an "all-of-the-above" strategy in developing new sources of domestic energy.Agricultural Research Service agronomist Paul Adler is providing complete cost-benefit breakdowns for using switchgrass...
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Cellulosic Biofuel: Let The Dribble Begin! | EarthTechling

Cellulosic Biofuel: Let The Dribble Begin! | EarthTechling | BioEnergy Worldwide | Scoop.it
In Mississippi, KiOR is making and shipping diesel fuel made from pine wood chips that previously fed a now-shuttered paper mill.
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Finally!

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Bioenergy Calling the Shots on Asian Fuel Supply

Bioenergy Calling the Shots on Asian Fuel Supply | BioEnergy Worldwide | Scoop.it
Emerging markets have tremendous biomass resources. Such fuels also enjoy commercial advantages due to grid and baseload power availability and a strong willingness from users to pay for electricity.
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Great article.

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A new biomass boiler prompts the creation of a new class at the Flathead Valley Community College.

A new biomass boiler prompts the creation of a new class at the Flathead Valley Community College. | BioEnergy Worldwide | Scoop.it
F.H. Stoltze Land and Lumber of Columbia Falls has been working on replacing it’s hundred year old boiler for several years. The company decided to put in a cogeneration plant using a biomass boile...
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Best use of #biomass!  #CoGen. And they created a training course out of the new project. Very cool.

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