biomass http://www.kplu.org en Funding for an untapped renewable resource: woody biomass on public lands http://www.kplu.org/post/funding-untapped-renewable-resource-woody-biomass-public-lands <p>You could call it power that&rsquo;s growing on trees, but doesn&rsquo;t get put to good use.</p><p>The US Forest service recently announced <a href="http://blogs.usda.gov/2012/07/26/forest-service-announces-4-million-for-alternative-energy-projects/#more-41371">$4-million in grants</a> to support projects that convert wood to energy. It&#39;s part of a <a href="http://www.fpl.fs.fed.us/research/units/tmu/tmugrants.shtml">program</a> that&#39;s meant to support small businesses that create jobs while encouraging alternatives to fossil fuels.</p> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 12:06:00 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 5905 at http://www.kplu.org