California Forest Products and Biomass Power Plant Map
Welcome to the interactive map of California Forest Products and Biomass Power Plant facilities. We maintain current information on capacity, development, and status of facilities accepting feedstock from California wood resources. On this page you will find an interactive map and summary table of wood intake facilities. We also provide a variety of print-ready maps and raw data for download with assistance from the USFS.
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|Download Power Plant Table
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|Raw Data of the information provided above|
|Download Wood Processing Table
|Raw Data of the information provided above
|Biopower map from California Agriculture (January-March 2012 issue)||Article looking at some of the trends and issues for California's biomass power plants|
|USFS Version, California Wood Products Primary Processing and Biomass Energy Facilities||Periodically generated USFS print-ready static maps of the information above (Updated Q1 2017)|
|USFS Version, California National Forest Biomass Flow||Periodically generated USFS print-ready static maps of the information above (Updated Q1 2017)|
|USFS Version, California Primary Processing Facilities Exclusive of Biomass and Mulch||Periodically generated USFS print-ready static maps of the information above (Updated Q1 2017)|
|Biopower with FRAP Fire Threat (Operational Facilities)||Operational biomass power plants with 33 mile sourcing buffer overlaid on FRAP fire threat regions|
|Biopower with FRAP Fire Threat (All Facilities)||
All biomass power plants with 33 mile sourcing buffer overlaid on FRAP fire threat regions
The data presented here is collected from multiple sources including the California Biomass Collaborative, California Energy Commission, California Public Utilities Commission, California Forestry Association, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Biomass Power Association, California Biomass Energy Alliance, California Energy Almanac, University of Montana, and individual facilities. Information is updated as available and managed by the Woody Biomass Utilization Program at the University of California, Berkeley Canter for Forestry with partial funding provided by US Forest Service Region 5. We appreciate the feedback and input from Tad Mason and Fred Tornatore at TSS Consultants and Rob Williams from UC Davis/California Biomass Collaborative.
User to verify all information. May contain errors and omissions. Please reference UC Berkeley Woody Biomass Utilization Group if you use this data.
Last Update: June 2016
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