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Author: United States. Government Accountability Office.

Other Author(s): United States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources.

Title: Natural resources woody biomass users' experiences offer insights for government efforts aimed at promoting its use : report to the Chairman, Committee on Resources, House of Representatives.

Variant Title: Woody biomass users' experiences offer insights for government efforts aimed at promoting its use Key factors in woody biomass utilization

Subject(s): Forest biomass--Utilization--United States.
Forest products--United States.
Forest thinning--United States--By-products.

Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : U.S. Government Accountability Office, [2006]


"GAO-06-336."
Includes bibliographical references.
Mode of access: Internet from GPO Access web site. Address as of 6/27/06:
http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/getdoc.cgi?dbname=gao&docid=f:d06336.pdf; current access available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS70532

Call Number: GA 1.13:GAO-06-336
Location: AUM Library - Government Documents


Other Author(s): Rummer, Bob. Rocky Mountain Research Station (Fort Collins, Colo.)

Title: A strategic assessment of forest biomass and fuel reduction treatments in Western states.

Subject(s): Forest biomass--West (U.S.)
Forest thinning--West (U.S.)
Fire risk assessment--West (U.S.)
Fuel--West (U.S.)

Publisher: Fort Collins, CO : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, [2005]

Mode of access: Internet from Forest Service web site.
Address as of 12/13/05: http://www.fs.fed.us/rm/pubs/rmrs%5Fgtr149.pdf; current access available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://www.fs.fed.us/rm/pubs/rmrs%5Fgtr149.pdf
http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS66866


Call Number: A 13.88:RMRS-GTR-149
Location: AUM Library - Government Documents


Other Author(s): United States. Dept. of Energy. Office of the Biomass Program. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (U.S.)

Conference Name: Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals (27th : 2005 : Denver, Colo.)

Title: 27th Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals hosted by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory : program and abstracts : Denver Marriott City Center Hotel, Denver, Colorado, May 1-4, 2005.

Variant Title: Twenty-seventh Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals

Subject(s): Biomass energy--Congresses.
Biotechnology--Congresses.
Biomass chemicals--Congresses.

Publisher: Golden, CO : National Renewable Energy Laboratory, [2005?]

Mode of access: Internet from the NREL web site. Address as of 12/19/05: http://www.nrel.gov/docs/gen/fy05/36826.pdf; current access available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS65038

Call Number: E 9.2:SY 6/2005
Location: AUM Library - Government Documents


Other Author(s): Spath, Pamela L. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (U.S.)

Title: Biomass to hydrogen production detailed design and economics utilizing the Battelle Columbus Laboratory indirectly-heated gasifier.

Subject(s): Biomass gasification--Economic aspects.
Hydrogen as fuel--Economic aspects.

Publisher: Golden, Colo. : National Renewable Energy Laboratory, [2005]

Mode of access: Internet from the NREL web site. Address as of 11/7/05: http://www.nrel.gov/docs/fy05osti/37408.pdf; current access available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS65041

Call Number: E 9.16:NREL/TP-510-37408
Location: AUM Library - Government Documents


Author: Nazzaro, Robin M.

Other Author(s): United States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources. Subcommittee on Forests and Forest Health. United States. Government Accountability Office.

Title: Natural resources federal agencies are engaged in numerous woody biomass utilization activities, but significant obstacles may impede their efforts : testimony before the Subcommittee on Forests and Forest Health, Committee on Resources, House of Representatives / statement of Robin M. Nazzaro.

Variant Title: Federal agencies are engaged in numerous woody biomass utilization activities, but significant obstacles may impede their efforts.

Subject(s): Forest biomass--Utilization--United States.
Forest products--United States.
Forest thinning--United States--By-products.

Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : U.S. Government Accountability Office, [2005]


Mode of access: Internet from GPO Access web site. Address as of 8/10/05:
http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/getdoc.cgi?dbname=gao&docid=f:d05741t.pdf; current access available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS62661

Call Number: GA 1.5/2:GAO-05-741 T
Location: Electronic Resource


Author: Sirois, Donald L.

Other Author(s): Southern Forest Experiment Station (New Orleans, La.)

Title: Biomass of four hardwoods from Lower Piedmont pine-hardwood stands in Alabama.

Subject(s): Forest biomass--Alabama.
Timber--Alabama.
Hardwoods--Alabama.

Publisher: New Orleans, La. : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station, 1983.

Mode of access: Internet from the SRS web site. Address as of 5/2/05:
http://www.srs.fs.usda.gov/pubs/gtr/gtr%5fso046.pdf; current access is available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS60152

Call Number: A 13.88:SO-46
Location: Electronic Resource


Other Author(s): Cost, Noel D. United States. Forest Service.

Title: The forest biomass resource of the United States.

Subject(s): Forest biomass--United States--Statistics.
Forests and forestry--United States--Statistics.

Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, [1990]

Mode of access: Internet from the SRS web site. Address as of 4/27/05:
http://www.srs.fs.usda.gov/pubs/gtr/gtr%5Fwo057.pdf; current access is available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS60096

Call Number: A 13.88:WO-57
Location: Electronic Resource


Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources. Subcommittee on Forests and Forest Health.

Title: Developing economic uses for forest fuels : oversight hearing before the Subcommittee on Forests and Forest Health of the Committee on Resources, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, first session, April 3, 2001.

Subject(s): Forests and forestry--Economic aspects--United States.
Biomass energy--Economic aspects--United States.
Energy development--Economic aspects--United States.

Publisher: Washington : U.S. G.P.O. : For sale by the Supt. of Docs.,
U.S. G.P.O., [Congressional Sales Office], 2001.

"Serial no. 107-13."
Linked Items: http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/getdoc.cgi?dbname=107_house_hearings&docid=f:71507.pdf

Call Number: Y 4.R 31/3:107-13
Location: AUM Library - Government Documents


Other Author(s): Biomass Research and Development Board (U.S.) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (U.S.)

Title: Fostering the bioeconomic revolution in biobased products and bioenergy an environmental approach : an interagency
strategic plan prepared in response to the Biomass Research and Development Act of 2000 and the Executive Order 13134, Developing and promoting biobased products and bioenergy.

Subject(s): Biotechnology--Research--United States--Planning.
Biomass energy--Research--United States--Planning.

Publisher: Golden, CO : National Renewable Energy Laboratory, [2001]

Mode of access: Internet from the U.S. Biomass Research and
Development Initiative web site. Address as of 9/10/01: http://www.bioproducts-bioenergy.gov/pdfs/strategicplan.pdf; current access is available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS14480

Call Number: E 1.2:2001041281
Location: Electronic Resource


Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Small Business. Subcommittee on Rural Enterprises, Agriculture, and Technology.

Title: Renewable fuels : hearing before the Subcommittee on Rural Enterprises, Agriculture, and Technology of the
Committee on Small Business, House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, first session, Washington,
DC, July 24, 2001.

Subject(s): Renewable energy sources--United States.
Biomass energy--United States.
Alcohol as fuel--United States.
Biodiesel fuels--United States.

Publisher: Washington : U.S. G.P.O. : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. [Congressional Sales Office], 2001.

"Serial no. 107-21."

Linked Items: Text version:
http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS15540
PDF version: Adobe Acrobat Reader required
http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS15543


Call Number: Y 4.SM 1:107-21
Location: AUM Library - Government Documents


Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. Subcommittee on Research, Nutrition, and General Legislation.

Title: The MTBE crisis and the future of biofuels : hearing before the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, United States Senate, Subcommittee on Research, Nutrition and General Legislation, One Hundred Sixth Congress, second session on MTBE crisis and the future of biofuels : April 18, 2000.

Subject(s): Biomass energy--United States.
Air--Pollution--United States.
Reformulated gasoline--United States.

Publisher: Washington : U.S. G.P.O. : For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, 2000 [i.e.2001]

Series: S. hrg. ; 106-863

Linked Items: Text version:
http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS10552
PDF version: Adobe Acrobat Reader required
http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS10554


Call Number: Y 4.AG 8/3:S.HRG.106-863
Location: AUM Library - Government Documents


Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science. Subcommittee on Energy and Environment.

Title: H.R. 2819, Biomass Research and Development Act of 1999 and H.R. 2827, National Sustainable Fuels and Chemicals Act of 1999 : hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and Environment of the Committee on Science, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, first session, October 28, 1999.

Variant Title: HR 2819, Biomass Research and Development Act of 1999 and H.R. 2827, National Sustainable Fuels and Chemicals Act of 1999

Subject(s): Biomass energy--Law and legislation--United States.
Energy development--Law and legislation--United States.

Publisher: Washington : U.S. G.P.O. : [Congressional Sales Office, Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., distributor], 2000.

"No. 106-74."
Includes bibliographical references.

Linked Items: http://commdocs.house.gov/committees/science/hsy301180.000
/hsy301180_0.HTM


Call Number: Y 4.SCI 2:106-74
Location: AUM Library - Government Documents


Other Author(s): Gallagher, Paul, 1950-
United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Office of Energy Policy and New Uses.

Title: Biomass from crop residues cost and supply estimates.

Subject(s): Crop residues--Utilization.
Crop residues as fuel.
Biomass energy.

Publisher: Washington, DC : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Office of the Chief Economist, Office of Energy Policy and New Uses, [2003]

Linked Items: http://www.usda.gov/oce/reports/energy/AER819.pdf

Call Number: A 1.107:819
Location: AUM Library - Government Documents/Microfiche


Other Author(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (U.S.)

Title: Biofuels for sustainable transportation

Subject(s): Biomass energy--United States.
Waste products as fuel--United States.

Publisher: [Golden, Colo.] : Produced for the U.S. Dept. of Energy by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, [2000]


Mode of access: Internet from the DOE web site. Address as of 5/20/02:
http://www.ott.doe.gov/biofuels/pdfs/biofuels%5Ffor%5Fsustainable
%5Ftransportation.pdf
; current access is available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS19238

Call Number: E 1.2:2002015922
Location: AUM Library - Government Documents


Other Author(s): United States. Dept. of Energy. Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (U.S.)

Title: The National Bioenergy Center laying the foundation for biorefineries / produced for the U.S. Department of Energy, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.

Subject(s): Biomass energy--Research--United States.

Publisher: Washington, DC : U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, [2003]

Mode of access: Internet from the NREL web site. Address as of 4/20/04: http://www.nrel.gov/docs/fy04osti/34659.pdf; current access available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS47789

Call Number: E 1.2:2004018618
Location: Electronic Resource


Other Author(s): United States. Dept. of Energy. Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (U.S.)

Title: DOE Thermochemical Users Facility a proving ground for biomass technology.

Subject(s): Biomass conversion.

Publisher: Washington, DC : U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, [2003]

Mode of access: Internet from the NREL web site. Address as of 4/20/04: http://www.nrel.gov/docs/fy04osti/33817.pdf; current access available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS47785

Call Number: E 1.2:2004018600
Location: Electronic Resource


Other Author(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (U.S.)

Conference Name: Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals (25th : 2003 : Breckinridge, Colo.)

Title: 25th Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals hosted by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory : program and abstracts : Beaver Run Resort, Breckenridge, Colorado, May 4-7, 2003.

Variant Title: Twenty-fifth Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals


Subject(s): Biomass energy--Congresses.
Biomass chemicals--Congresses.

Publisher: Golden, Colo. : National Renewable Energy Laboratory, [2003?]

Mode of access: Internet from the NREL web site. Address as of 4/20/04: http://www.nrel.gov/docs/gen/fy03/33708.pdf; current access available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS47773

Call Number: E 9.2:2004018581
Location: Electronic Resource


Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources. Subcommittee on Forests and Forest Health.

Title: Developing biomass potential : turning hazardous fuels into valuable products : oversight hearing before the Subcommittee on Forests and Forest Health of the Committee on Resources, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Eighth Congress, second session, Wednesday, June 23, 2004.

Subject(s): Forest biomass--United States.
Forest products--United States.
Biomass conversion.
Forest thinning--United States--By-products.

Publisher: Washington : U.S. G.P.O. : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2005.

Also available via Internet from the GPO Access web site.
Address as of 3/30/05:http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/getdoc.cgi?dbname=108%5Fhouse%5Fhearings&docid=f:94533.pdf; current
access available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS59319

Call Number: Y 4.R 31/3:108-99
Location: AUM Library - Government Documents


Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.

Title: Biomass use in energy production : new opportunities in agriculture : hearing before the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, United States
Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, second session, May 6, 2004.

Subject(s): Agricultural wastes as fuel--United States.
Biomass energy--Research--United States.
Energy development--United States.

Publisher: Washington : U.S. G.P.O. : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2004.

Also available via Internet from the GPO Access web site.
Address as of 1/11/05: http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/getdoc.cgi?dbname=108%5Fsenate%5Fhearings&docid=f:93560.pdf; current
access available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS56936

Call Number: Y 4.AG 8/3:S.HRG.108-649
Location: AUM Library - Government Documents


Other Author(s): United States. State and Private Forestry.

Title: Fuels for schools : a business outlook.

Subject(s): Biomass energy industries--United States.
Public schools--Heating and ventilation--United States.
Forest management--United States.
Forest policy--United States.

Publisher: [Washington, D.C. : USDA Forest Service, State & Private Forestry, 2004]

Linked Items: http://www.fuelsforschools.org/pdf/business_outlook.pdf


Call Number: A 13.2:F 95/3
Location: AUM Library - Government Documents


Author: Morris, Gregory (Gregory Paul)

Other Author(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (U.S.) Green Power Institute.

Title: The status of biomass power generation in California, July 31, 2003 G. Morris.

Subject(s): Biomass energy industries--California.
Electric power production--California.
Electric utilities--California.

Publisher: Golden, Colo. : National Renewable Energy Laboratory, [2003]

Mode of access: Internet from the NREL web site. Address as of 7/6/04: http://www.nrel.gov/docs/fy04osti/35114.pdf; current access available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS51227

Call Number: E 9.18:NREL/SR-510-35114
Location: Electronic Resource


Author: Kaminsky, Jacob, 1933-

Other Author(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (U.S.)

Title: Development of strategies for deployment of biomass resources in the production of biomass power November 6, 2001-February 28, 2003.

Subject(s): Biomass energy--United States.
Biomass conversion.

Publisher: Golden, Colo. : National Renewable Energy Laboratory, [2004]

Mode of access: Internet from the NREL web site. Address as of 4/22/04: http://www.nrel.gov/docs/fy04osti/33524.pdf; current access available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS47909

Call Number: E 9.18:NREL/SR-510-33524
Location: Electronic Resource


Other Author(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (U.S.) United States. Dept. of Energy. Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.

Title: Biodiesel blends prepared by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.

Variant Title: Clean cities fact sheet

Primary Material: Book
Includes: Computer File

Subject(s): Biodiesel fuels--United States.

Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, [2005]

A 2-page fact sheet discussing general biodiesel blends andthe improvement in engine performance and emissions.


Mode of access: Internet from the NREL web site. Address as of 5/9/06: http://www.nrel.gov/docs/fy05osti/37136.pdf; current access available via PURL.

Linked Items: http://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/15015165-eQqyWN/native/
http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS69706

Call Number: E 9.2:C 58/3
Location: AUM Library - Government Documents

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