Note: We suggest a good starting point to understand "the basics" is our webpage Quick Facts on Biomass Energy.
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Science.gov -- Comprehensive U.S. Government Science Data Bases:
Biomass Energy Fuel Feedstocks & Economics:
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) from the U.S. Department of Energy.
Biomass Energy Crops:
Treepower from the University of Florida & Common Purpose.
Renewable Energy Comprehensive Site:
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) from the U.S. Department of Energy.
Biomass & Green Energy Marketing:
Green Power Network from the U.S. Department of Energy.
Biomass Energy Engineering (co-firing, gasification):
National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) from the U.S. Department of Energy.
Renewable Energy Policy (e.g., portfolio standards):
Renewable Energy Policy Project (REPP) and the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS).
Biomass & Renewable Energy in Europe:
Caddet from the International Energy Agency.
Biomass Energy and the Environment:
From the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Renewable Energy Data Base:
Extensive source of data, tables, and charts (U.S. Energy Information Agency)