What’s behind Dominion’s move to biomass? – dailypress.com

Posted by Trish Riley, August 1, 2011

The Southern Environmental Law Center says, “demand from existing and proposed [biomass] plants for wood fuel could easily outstrip the supply of available wood waste, meaning the facilities will need standing trees to meet the demand.” Scientific research suggests that growing trees for fuel would create more carbon pollution than allowing forests to absorb and store carbon, according to the center.

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