BRM Attends Federal Workshop on Biomass Feedstocks

BRM’s senior management was invited by the US Department of Energy (USDOE) to participate in a workshop held in Golden, CO and attended the session February3-4, 2015.  USDOE invited a limited number of biomass industry people nationwide to brainstorm with the USDOE, the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, the Bioenergy Transportation Office, and the national energy labs including Oak Ridge National Lab, the National Renewable Energy Lab and the Idaho National Lab.

The purpose of the workshop was to have the federal agencies receive feedback from about 25 industry leaders on the national vision for achieving the bioconversion of over one billion dry tons of biomass by the year 2030. The discussion focused on feedstock aggregation, delivery and preprocessing facilities.