28 Sep '13, 6pm

Biomass Gets A Slice Of Army's $7 Billion Renewable Energy Pie

Biomass Gets A Slice Of Army's $7 Billion Renewable Energy Pie

We’ve been following the US Army Corps of Engineers’ ambitious $7 billion renewable energy plan, and it looks like the first round of contracts has concluded with smooth sailing. The public-private initiative will use Department of Defense properties as sites for utility scale solar, wind, geothermal, and biomass facilities that will be built and operated by private companies. DoD in turn will benefit from access to cheaper, safer, more reliable power. The first three areas were awarded earlier this year, with biomass bringing up the rear.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2013/09/28/biomass-gets-share-us...

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