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Southern California Edison releases two new feasibility reports related to Shaver Lake forestry activities.
Posted 5/20/2013 - Adding to the two reports produced by TSS Consultants released in 2012, Southern California Edison has released two more reports focusing on feedstock supply and capital costs for a 12 MW...
2013 WBUG webinar provides applicants with important program information
Posted 3/3/2013 - Webinar presentations The webinar held on February 28th gave attendees some excellent background on the USFS Woody Biomass Utilization grants program and provided an opportunity for...
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Webinar: 2013 Hazardous Fuels Woody Biomass Utilization Grant Program
The UC Berkeley Center for Forestry hosted a webinar focused on providing information to interested parties about the recently announced USFS Hazardous Fuels Woody Biomass Utilization Grant Program. The webinar covered:
- An brief overview of the program goals and objectives
- Details on requirements for applications
- Funding levels, matching funds, individual application limits
- Other sources of funding for forestry activities, and business development related to bioenergy
- Technical assistance available to applicants.
An extensive Question and Answer session provided attendees with the opportunity to ask USFS program managers at Region 5 and the Forest Products Lab specific questions about the application process, qualifying expenses, and the program in general.