Biomass and Bioenergy


A Preliminary Roadmap for the Development of Biomass in California. 2006. California Energy Commission publication CEC-500-2006-095-D

Biomass Energy Production in California: The Case for a Biomass Policy Initiative. 2000. Gregory Morris. National Renewable Energy Laboratory.

Biomass Potentials from California Forest and Shrublands Including Fuel Reduction Potentials to Lessen Wildfire Threat. 2005. California Energy Commission and California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.

Biomass to Energy: Forest Management for Wildfire Reduction, Energy Production and Other Benefits. 2010. US Forest Service. Publication CEC-500-2009-080

CAL FIRE Annotated bibliography on biomass. Fire and Resource Assessment Program

California Bioenergy Action Plan. 2011. California Energy Commission. Publication CEC-300-2011-001-CTF

Draft Provisional Standard for Sustainable Production of Agricultural Biomass. 2011. Council on Sustainable Biomass Production.

"Emerging Markets for Forest and Rangeland Products and Services", 2010. Chapter 3.4 in California's Forests and Rangelands: 2010 Assessment. CAL FIRE

Ensuring Forest Sustainability in the Development of Wood-based bioenergy in the Pacific Coast Region. 2010. The Heinz Center and Pinchot Institute.

Good Practice Guideline: Bioenergy Project Development & Biomass Supply. 2007. International Energy Agency (IEA).

Greenhouse Gas and Air Pollutant Emissions of Alternatives for Woody Biomass Residues. 2010. Stockholm Environment Institute for the Olympic Region Clear Air Agency

Potential Positive and Negative Environmental Impacts of Increased Woody Biomass Use for California. 2011. Stewart et. al. Publication CEC-500-2011-036.


CAL FIRE: Prop 40 Fuels Management Program

CAL FIRE: Small Forest Landowner Assistance Program

California Air Resources Board: Low Carbon Fuel Standard Program Sustainability Workgroup

California Biomass Collaborative

California Energy Commission: AB 118 Alternative and Renewable Fuel & Vehicle Technology Program

Oregon Department of Energy: Biomass Energy.

Forest Guild: Webinars

National Renewable Energy Laboratory: Biomass Research

International Energy Agency (IEA): Bioenergy

University of California , Woody Biomass Utilization

U.S. Department of Energy Biomass

U.S. Forest Service: Pre- and Post-Wildfire Symposium. USFS and University of California

U.S. Forest Service: Alder Springs Fuel Reduction Stewardship Project: Assessing Potential Climate Change Benefits From Forest Management. USFS.

US Forest Service: Forest Products Laboratory

U.S. Forest Service: Woody Biomass Utilization

Western Governor's Association: Bioenergy


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