Central Appalachian Region Proposal Submitted

Posted by on Feb 1, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

A full proposal  was submitted in conjunction with University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and Farm to Fly 2.0, to the 2017 Biomass Research and Development Initiative (BRDI) solicitation for hardwood-derived sustainable aviation jet fuel supply chain development in the Central Appalachian Region.  The region includes Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia and the proposal seeks to utilize the abundant supply of hardwood woody biomass, and...

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Virginia Community Wood Energy Program Leads National Bioenergy Day Study Tour in Southside, VA

Posted by on Jan 14, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

October 21, 2015 was the third annual National Bioenergy Day.  The Virginia Community Wood Energy Program led staff from federal, state and local governments on a tour of three Southside institutions that are using wood and grass fuels to provide cost effective heat energy while keeping their energy dollars in the local economy and improving the health of the regional forests and fields.  The tour was organized for public facilities staff...

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Virginia Community Wood Energy Program Website Renovations!

Posted by on Mar 4, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Welcome to Wood Energy Virginia! This site is being developed for the Virginia Community Wood Energy program, a joint effort of the Virginia Department of Forestry and the Center for Natural Capital.  Our goal is to make Wood Energy Virginia a one-stop shop for all things wood energy in Virginia.  Here you can learn more about the Virginia Community Wood Energy Program, find a comprehensive wood energy information guide, a directory of wood...

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