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Forest Fuels - - How Can Trees Keep Wheels Turning?

John Karakash
Fuel Manager, Suez Energy Northumberland Cogeneration
Research Associate, Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Duke University

Clean technologies in use now could, with commitment, allow woody biomass to make a significant and economically attractive contribution to America?s future with respect to energy and far more. This talk identifies relationships to the transportation sector, describes systems that convert the stored solar energy in environmentally responsible ways, and challenges a host of scientifically unfounded biases.