Thursday, April 21, 2011

Forest Biomass for Energy in the news

Biomas electricity anything but green - Opinion - The Spectator

Image from: http://www.annapoliscountyspectator.ca/Opinion/2011-04-13/article-2424364/Biomas-electricity-anything-but-green/1









It is amazing how many misconceptions are out there about forest biomass for energy and pictures like that definitely don't help!

Unfortunately that is how many people see it. But there is also another side to the story, which is that forest biomass for energy is still the most economic green technology out there and when forests are managed on a sustainable basis there are benefits for both the forests and the environment.

Let's be clear: Forest biomass for energy is a very good and economic solution to generate green energy when the forest ecosystems are managed on a sustainable basis!

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