University of California
Woody Biomass Utilization

Welcome to Woody Biomass Utilization

  • Check out our Interactive Biomass Power and Wood Processing Map

    Check out our Interactive Biomass Power and Wood Processing Map

  • Learn About and Get Involved with the Implementation of AB1504 Carbon Sequestration Efforts

    Learn About and Get Involved with the Implementation of AB1504 Carbon Sequestration Efforts

  • Learn more about the upcoming Hazardous Fuels Reduction Demonstration in Central and Southern California

    Learn more about the upcoming Hazardous Fuels Reduction Demonstration in Central and Southern California

  • Read up on our collection of reports, publications, and informative pamphlets

    Read up on our collection of reports, publications, and informative pamphlets

  • Join an upcoming workshop or watch past workshops

    Join an upcoming workshop or watch past workshops

The Woody Biomass Utilization Group (About Us) at UC Berkeley is a collaborative outreach effort working to advance the understanding and use of wood and woody biomass.

Part of the University of California system-wide Division of Agriculture and Natural Resource, the group is responsible for providing science-based information, technical assistance, and information about funding opportunities related to biomass utilization interests throughout the state of California.

Currently, the group is actively engaged in:

  • Providing Grants information and assistance.
  • Collaborating with Community Biomass Groups and other partner agencies on the research and policy needs of biomass utilization.
  • Presenting the latest announcements on woody biomass policy and technology developments through our Mailing List and Blog.
  • Evaluating use of biomass material in non-wood based manufacturing processes.
For additional information or inquiries, please Contact Us.
 
Biomass Utilization Information

Woody Biomass Infoguides

Learn more about what the woody biomass product is and the many uses it has.

 

California Hardwood Utilization

California Hardwoods

Access our archive of innovative research on the potential applications of California's native hardwood species.

Biomass Feasibility Studies

Feasibility Studies

See case studies from past collaboration efforts with facility development.

 

 

 

Blog Feed (Full Blog Here)


  • BCAP Approved facilities and W2E Grant Recipients Announced!

    Added July 24, 2014

    Wood-to-Energy Updates On July 15, 2014, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced $1.25 million in awards for nine wood energy projects nationwide through the 2014 Wood to Energy Grant Program (W2E). Two of the recipients are here in California and...

  • Webinar: Biomass-fuelled district heating systems in Belgium

    Added May 29, 2014

    2:00-3:00 PM PDT, Tuesday June 3, 2014 Connection Information: Join us Online:   http://uc-d.adobeconnect.com/districtheating/ or by Phone:   Canada & US Toll Free: (866) 740-1260   Toll Number: (303)...


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