U.S. Forest Service News Release – May 24, 2017

U.s. Forest Service Awards Grants To Expand And Accelerate Wood Energy And Wood Products Markets In 19 States

Of the 38 projects funded, 26 focus upon expanding wood products markets, and 12 increase wood energy markets. Projects address a wide range of issues that include increasing capacity at mass timber manufacturing facilities, testing the resiliency of cross-laminated timber (CLT) structures against explosives, establishing biomass district energy systems, and examining the use of biochar in restoring water quality...

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