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Student Resources on Biomass Energy

The following resources can provide you with more information on biomass. If you are unfamiliar with this technology, see the introduction to biomass.

  • Biofuels — Converting biomass into liquid fuels for transportation.
  • Biopower — Burning biomass directly, or converting it into gaseous or liquid fuels that burn more efficiently, to generate electricity.
  • Bioproducts — Converting biomass into chemicals for making plastics and other products that typically are made from petroleum.