TITLE

The biomass bonanza

AUTHOR(S)
FLYNN, BOB
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Pulp & Paper;Sep2008, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the effect of the increasing oil prices on the timber industry in the U.S. He notes that the increasing oil prices have made a huge demand for wood for energy leading to the soaring prices for timber and obscene profits for timber businesses. He notes that many U.S. states have enacted binding Renewable Portfolio Standards (RPS). He mentions the possibility for the development of many woody biomass energy projects in North America.
ACCESSION #
34625907

 

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