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National Bioenergy Day

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 8:00 am EDT

National Bioenergy Day 2016 On October 19, 2016, participating organizations will open their doors to their communities to demonstrate the many benefits that bioenergy provides on the local level.

Assessment of Willingness to Supply Dedicated Energy Crops on Marginal Lands in the Northeastern United States to Improve Water Quality

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 12:00 pm EDT

Presenters: Wei Jiang, PhD student, Penn State University, Department of Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education According to the Chesapeake Bay Model, planting certain biomass crops (specifically grasses like switchgrass and winter crops like winter rye and...

Estimation of job creation and economic activity from investment in hybrid poplar bio-jet fuel

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 2:30 pm EST

This study estimates the net economic impacts of short-rotation poplar for bio-jet fuel production in California, Washington, and Oregon. Regional impacts such as potential biofuel output and employment opportunities are explored as well as poplar production,...

IDX Webinar II: Micronized Wood Facility @ Hermann Brothers Site

Monday, December 14, 2015 at 7:00 pm EST

Presenters: Students of the IDX Team at Washington State University Hosted by: Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance (NARA) The IDX team at Washington State University has been tasked with constructing 3 schematic designs for co-locating a micronized wood depot at the...

IDX Webinar I: Liquid Depot Facility @ Port Townsend Paper Company

Monday, December 14, 2015 at 6:00 pm EST

Presenters: Students of the IDX Team at Washington State University Hosted by: Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance (NARA) The IDX team at Washington State University has been tasked with constructing 3 schematic designs for co-locating a liquid depot at Port Townsend...

Incorporating Timber Product Output (TPO) harvest residue information and forest market models to evaluate biorefinery siting potential

Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 12:00 pm EST

Presenters: Todd Morgan, Director, Forest Industry Research, Bureau of Business and Economic Research, University of Montana; Greg Latta, Assistant Professor, Senior Research, Forest Engineering, Resources & Management, College of Forestry, Oregon State...

Biofuels, the Renewable Fuel Standard, and Invasive Plants: What’s the Fuss All About?

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 12:00 pm EST

Biofuels, the Renewable Fuel Standard, and Invasive Plants: What’s the Fuss All About?Sponsored by the Agricultural & Food Law Consortium In June 2013, the Environmental Protection Agency issued a supple­mental final rule associated with the Renewable Fuel...

Bioenergy Friday Web Seminar - Solar Leasing

Friday, November 6, 2015 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by F. John Hay

Solar PV with little to no upfront costs. Solar leasing has become common in many States with private companies offering contracts to install solar at a home or business with a contract for the home or business owner to purchase the power. This seminar will introduce...

Waste to Wisdom Webinar: Production of Quality Feedstock from Forest Residues for Emerging Biomass Conversion Technologies

Monday, November 2, 2015 at 12:00 pm EST

Presenters: Han-Sup Han: Professor, Department of Forestry and Wildland Resources, Humboldt State University; and Waste to Wisdom Project Investigator; Jim Dooley: Chief Technology Officer, Forest Concepts, LLC; Joel Bisson: Waste to Wisdom Project Coordinator, Graduate...

Long-term soil productivity and sustainability of forest harvest residue harvesting

Friday, October 30, 2015 at 1:00 pm EDT

Presenters: Jeff Hatten, Assistant Professor, Oregon State University; Scott Holub, Silviculture Research Scientist, Weyerhaeuser NR Company Hosted by: Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance (NARA) Forest harvesting intrinsically removes organic matter and associated ...

‘Woods-to-Wake’ Life Cycle Assessment of Residual Woody Biomass Based Jet-Fuel

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at 2:30 pm EDT

Presenters: Indroneil Ganguly, Assistant Professor, Research, University of WashingtonHosted by: Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance (NARA)The residual woody biomass (a.k.a. harvest slash) produced during forest harvest operations in the Pacific Northwest, is generally ...

Using science to promote sustainable biofuels production in the southeastern United States

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at 2:30 pm EDT

Please join us as we celebrate National Bioenergy Day by broadcasting live presentations from the University of Tennessee that will cover the latest research findings from scientists on the sustainability of biofuels production in the southeast. This webinar will cover ...

Developing the U.S. Bioeconomy within a global context

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at 1:00 pm EDT

Please join us as we celebrate National Bioenergy Day with live presentations / online broadcast from the University of Tennessee that will cover the latest research and findings from scientists on developing a bioeconomy within a global context.Presentation topics from...

Estimating forest residue for biomass production

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 4:00 pm EDT

Presenter: Kevin Boston, Associate Professor, Oregon State UniversityHosted by: Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance (NARA) The webinar will begin by describing the biomass supply chain and the issues with its management. This will lead to motivation of why measurement...

Waste to Wisdom Webinar: Biochar Production using Forest Residuals

Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 12:00 pm EDT

Presenters: Arne Jacobson: Ph.D., Professor, Environmental Resource Engineering, Humboldt State University, and Director, Schatz Energy Research Center; David Carter: P.E., Senior Research Engineer, Schatz Energy Research Center; Mark Severy: Research Engineer, Schatz Energy...