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Title: Biomass power: An old resource for a new technology

Biomass power: An old resource for a new technology As many as 50,000 MW of electricity could be generated by biomass power plants in the year 2010 with advanced technologies and improved feedstock supplies. This pamphlet describes the current status and capacity of biomass power plants in the US, advanced technologies under development, a way to guarantee a dedicated fuel supply, and sources for further information.
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:OSTI ID: 72902
Report Number(s):DOE/GO--10095-166
ON: DE95004081; TRN: AHC29519%%27
DOE Contract Number:AC36-83CH10093
Resource Type:Technical Report
Resource Relation:Other Information: PBD: May 1995
Research Org:National Renewable Energy Lab., Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org:USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
Country of Publication:United States
Language:English
Subject: 09 BIOMASS FUELS; 20 FOSSIL-FUELED POWER PLANTS; 29 ENERGY PLANNING AND POLICY; REFUSE-FUELED POWER PLANTS; TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT; BIOMASS CONVERSION PLANTS; US DOE; RESEARCH PROGRAMS; POWER GENERATION; FORECASTING; THERMAL EFFICIENCY; BIOMASS; GASIFICATION; BIOMASS PLANTATIONS