This page is your source for information about biomass as an energy resource, discussing the basic principles of biomass and waste power generation, and the biomass picture in the United States, and around the world.

This page is currently in flux, with updates daily. Once continuity is attained, a free pdf version of this guide for archival and distribution purposes will be posted.

Biomass Principles

Resource Potential, Economics, Impacts

United States Biomass

World Biomass

Related Reports


For biodiesel, ethanol, etc, see Biofuels.

Author: Nick Enge


General References:

Special Thanks: Jane Woodward (Stanford) for introduction to many of these resources.

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