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Incorporating Traditional Forest Product Markets in CPP

Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 1:00 pm EST

Presenter: Greg Latta, University of Idaho This presentation focuses on the issue of baseline choice in evaluating the greenhouse gas (GHG) implications of biomass usage in energy generation. Baseline determination essentially involves some sort of modeling effort to...

Pretreatment of Woody Biomass for Biofuel Production

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 12:00 pm EST

Presenter: J.Y. Zhu, USDA Forest Service, Forest Products LabHosted by: Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance (NARA) Biofuel production from woody biomass through the sugar platform requires efficient production of fermentable sugars either chemically and enzymatically by...

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...

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 ...

Characterization of forest residuals for bio-jet fuel production

Monday, October 19, 2015 at 12:00 pm EDT

Presenter: Gevan Marrs, Feedstock Sourcing, NARAHosted by: Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance (NARA)Softwood feedstock samples collected throughout the Pacific Northwest have been characterized for carbohydrate, lignin, and extractives content. Some of the samples have...

Decision support for forest harvest residue collection

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at 5:00 pm EDT

Presenters: John Sessions, University Distinguished Professor; Rene Zamora-Cristales, Post Doctorate, Oregon State UniversityHosted by: Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance (NARA) Forest harvest residues are often available at roadside landings as a byproduct of the log...

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...