Woody Biomass-Nebraska

This video illustrates the advantages of woody biomass as a renewable, carbon-neutral energy source. Woody biomass is underutilized and often overlooked as a renewable fuel, and it can be harvested sustainably and burned cleanly.

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Good introduction for students to consider how wood is, in fact, a renewable resource. Could inspire students to identify other renewable energy sources in their area or to examine where woody biomass could be useful in their community.

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