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  • Biomass - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biomass Historically, humans have harnessed biomass-derived energy since the time when people began burning wood to make fire. [2] Even today, biomass is the only source of ...
  • What is BIOMASS? - BIOMASS Energy Centre

    www.biomassenergycentre.org.uk/portal/page Biomass is biological material derived from living, or recently living organisms. In the context of biomass for energy this is often used to mean plant based material ...
  • How Biomass Energy Works | Union of Concerned Scientists

    www.ucsusa.org/clean_energy/our-energy-choices/.../how-biomass-energy-works.html Biomass (plant material and animal waste) is the oldest source of renewable energy, used since our ancestors learned the secret of fire
    • Biomass Energy, definition of biomass energy and the types of ...

      www.altenergy.org/renewables/biomass.html Biomass is one of the most plentiful and well-utilised sources of renewable energy in the world. Broadly speaking, it is organic material produced by the ...
    • Biomass | Define Biomass at Dictionary.com

      dictionary.reference.com/browse/biomass Here are the words she chose to omit from her op-ed: wind, solar, biomass, geothermal, efficiency, smart grid, and fuel economy.
    • NREL: Learning - Biomass Energy Basics

      www.nrel.gov/learning/re_biomass.html We have used biomass energy, or "bioenergy"—the energy from plants and plant-derived materials—since people began burning wood to cook food and keep warm.
    • Biomass Energy - US Environmental Protection Agency

      www3.epa.gov/climatechange/kids/solutions/technologies/biomass.html Biomass Energy. Biomass is a fancy name for material from plants and animals. Some kinds of biomass can be burned to produce energy. One common example is wood.
    • Biomass Information Portal

      www.biomass.net This site provides information about history, uses, advantages and facts of biomass.
    • The Energy Story - Chapter 10: Biomass Energy

      www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter10.html The Energy Story is a general introduction to energy. Chapters explore renewable energy, fossil fuels, electricity, circuits and many other things.
    • Waste to Energy & Biomass in California

      www.energy.ca.gov/biomass/index.html Waste to Energy & Biomass in California. Californians create nearly than 2,900 pounds of household garbage and industrial waste each and every second; a total of 85.2 ...