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  • Biomass emissions to be cut in half?
    Australian scientists have engineered a new technology which converts coal or biomass into a water-based...
  • Electricity from wood pellets produce less...
    A new study shows that a unit of electricity generated from wood pellets results in greenhouse gas (GHG...
  • Willow power: hybrid willows fuel school
    The Willow Crop Green Energy power producing program was developed in Hughesville, PA with an $8,000...
  • Rural economies could be strengthened with...
    A recent study examined the potential for small diameter wood harvesting in Arizona forests to...
  • Schools in Maine slash heating bills by...
    In the heating season ending in 2013, the Forest Service credited its Wood to Energy Grant Program with...
  • Genetically engineered poplar trees may open...
    By inserting a piece of code isolated from a Chinese herb into the DNA of a poplar tree, scientists at...