Webinars and Workshops
|Date||Presentation Title & Description|
|June 25, 2019||
Presented by the Woodland Stewardship Education program of the University of Maryland Extension. Speaker: Matt Hafner, Unit Lead Engineer of the Chemical Unit for the Air Quality Permits Program, Maryland Department of Energy.
|February 25, 2016||
Jonathan Kays, University of Maryland Extension;
Paul Lewandowski, AFS Energy Systems;
|December 18, 2014||
Best Practices in Wood and Pellet Stove Incentive Programs
John Ackerly, Alliance for Green Heat;
Emilee van Norden, Maryland Energy Administration
|May 9, 2014||
Wood Energy: The OTHER Renewable Option
|November 14, 2012||
Accelerating Wood Energy in Maryland: Presentations from the 2012 workshop, Annapolis MD
Publications and Resources
|---||Biomass Energy Utilization Whitepaper - Dovetail Partners, commissioned by the Maryland Forestry Foundation|
|---||About - Maryland Woodland Energy Coalition|
|---||A Prospectus for Advancing Bio-thermal Energy in Maryland (PDF) - Maryland Wood Energy Coalition|
|---||The Potential for Sustainable Wood-Based Bioenergy in Maryland (PDF) - Pinchot Institute for Conservation|
|UB043||Renewable and Alternative Energy Fact Sheet: Characteristics of Biomass as a Heating Fuel - Penn State University|
|UB045||Renewable and Alternative Energy Fact Sheet: An Introduction to Biomass Heating - Penn State University|
|UB046||Renewable and Alternative Energy Fact Sheet: Commercial-Scale Biomass Combustion Equipment - Penn State University|
World Wide Web resources
Biomass Thermal Energy Council (BTEC) is an association of biomass fuel producers, appliance manufacturers and distributors, supply chain companies and non-profit organizations that view biomass thermal energy as a renewable, responsible, clean and energy-efficient pathway to meeting America’s energy needs. BTEC engages in research, education, and public advocacy for the fast growing biomass thermal energy industry.
Biomass Energy Resource Center works to advance the use of community-scale biomass energy throughout North America by providing technical consulting services, biomass energy program design and delivery, and education and outreach.
Wood Education and Resource Center is a facility operated by the USDA Forest Service. Part of its mission is to promote the sustainable utilization of woody biomass for energy through technical assistance, webinars, and competitive grant projects.