The woody biomass resource of Alabama, 1993



Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station in New Orleans, La

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  • Forest biomass -- Alabama -- Statistics.,
  • Forest surveys -- Alabama -- Statistics.,
  • Forests and forestry -- Alabama -- Mensuration -- Statistics.

Edition Notes

StatementJames F. Rosson, Jr.
SeriesResource bulletin SO -- 178.
ContributionsSouthern Forest Experiment Station (New Orleans, La.)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationii, 127 p.
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17679797M

@article{osti_, title = {Woody biomass resource of Tennessee, Forest Service resource bulletin}, author = {Rosson, J F}, abstractNote = {Data from the Tennessee forest survey were used to derive fresh and dry biomass estimates for all trees, on timberland, greater than inch in diameter at breast height (d.b.h.). There are million fresh tons in softwood species and. An informal structured telephone interview was used to obtain the mill specifications and testing procedures used in some of the pulp and paper mills in Alabama. Finally, the relationships between woody biomass characteristics and the mill specifications were summarized. Citation: Mitchell, Dana Perspectives on woody biomass fuel value. James F. Rosson, Jr. Research Forester Old Kingston Pike Knoxville Tennessee United States Phone: Contact James F. Rosson, Jr.   Alabama is currently home to at least four biomass plants, mostly using hard and softwood, according to Biomass Magazine. Together, the plants produce about , tons annually.

Biomass Feedstocks. Biomass feedstocks include dedicated energy crops, agricultural crop residues, forestry residues, algae, wood processing residues, municipal waste, and wet waste (crop wastes, forest residues, purpose-grown grasses, woody energy crops, algae, industrial wastes, sorted municipal solid waste [MSW], urban wood waste, and food waste).   The optimum biorefinery locations for all four processes were southwestern Alabama. The average transportation distance for woody biomass was about 32 miles ( km) to the biorefinery plants; however, longer transportation distances were required for paper sludge where the feedstock is provided by the pulp and paper plants in the region. advance this potential resource. Two rea-sons for the lack of work on renewable energy sources have been the resurgence of low-cost crude oil and its seemingly plentiful supply. Biomass research and development should be continued and expanded to ensure the use of woody bio-mass. This is particularly important for the southeastern U.S., where.

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Presents findings and analysis of woody biomass based on the fifth forest survey of Alabama (). The green weights by component-total, merchantable, residual, sapling, and rough and rotten-are presented by various categories such as ownership, forest type, physiographic class, size class, basal area, species, and by: 1.

The extent of total live biomass in a forest ecosystem is summarized by an equation. If forest biomass becomes a substantial component of fuel supply, certain resource supply/demand issues become evident. This, in effect, will impact on the future of forest biomass as a renewable-resource element.

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Data from the Alabama forest survey were used to derive fresh and dry biomass estimates for all trees, on timberland, greater than inch in diameter at breast height (d.b.h.). There are million fresh tons in softwood species and million fresh tons in hardwood species.

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Rosson. Most of this biomass is in the stem portion of the trees percent for softwoods and 76 percent for hardwoods. Nonindustrial private landowners hold 65 and 77 percent of the total softwood and hardwood biomass resource, respectively. Citation: Rosson, James F., Jr. The woody biomass resource of Alabama, Resour.

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The woody biomass resource Biomass resources that can be used for energy production cover a wide range of materials. Traditional biomass is generally confined.

The Brilliance of Bioenergy book. In Business and In Practice. By Ralph E H Sims. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 5 November Pub. location London. The results indicate that many state characteristics influence location choices of the bioenergy industry such as woody biomass policies, forest resource endowment, tax system, and labor force.

This industry may be more resource-oriented than other forest product industries due to the nature of the small diameter wood used.

Forest biomass consists of small-diameter woody material, damaged or low-valued trees, the branches (slash) and diseased or insect infested wood. This material represents a huge untapped biomass resource and it's removal could improve forest health and reduce the risk of catastrophic wildfire.

Woody Biomass Resource Analysis for Biofuels Production Boligee, Alabama Drain Area Prepared for: Project Flagship Prepared by: Forest Products Development Center Auburn University September, Revised: 11/22/ 1 Revised: November, Summary of Findings Boligee Biofuels Resource.

Though abundant, the woody biomass is difficult to access due to the human footprint that surrounds the area and constrains the landscape. In terms of cost savings, the low oil and gas prices make the production of heat via biomass resources (pellets) less competitive to utilize than the natural gas available in the community.

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Publication Year: Publication Series: Resource Bulletin (RB) Source: Resour. Bull. SO New Orleans, Louisiana: U.S. Department of. Woody Biomass production for bioenergy in different forest types of Alabama [Ndona Makusa, Xavier] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Woody Biomass production for bioenergy in different forest types of Alabama. The conversion of woody biomass to electricity was chosen for the purpose of evaluating the performance of the proposed methodology and its implementation. The biomass considered in this study is woody biomass with % of moisture, with a HHV of kJ/kmol, and an ultimate analysis consisting of carbon ( %w), hydrogen ( %w), oxygen ( %w), nitrogen ( %w), and ash.

Tables are presented for fresh and dry biomass estimates of major trees in east Oklahoma by forest type, ownership, species, stand basal area, tree class, diameter, and height. Information for total tree, stem, and crown components is included. Citation: Rosson, James F., Jr.

The woody biomass resource of East Oklahoma, Resour. Bull. Bamboo is the common term applied to a broad group ( species) of large woody grasses, ranging from 10 cm to 40 m in height.

Already in everyday use by about billion people, mostly for fiber and food within Asia, bamboo may have potential as a bioenergy or fiber crop for niche markets, although some reports of its high productivity seem to be exaggerated.

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In addition to forest and sawmill sources woody biomass in California includes chaparral, agricultural waste (including nut shells, olive pits, grape pomace, orchard trimmings and removal) and municipal waste sources (post consumer, post. Most of this biomass is in the stem portion of the trees—85 percent for softwoods and 75 percent for hardwoods.

Nonindustrial private landowners hold 43 and 61 percent of the total softwood and hardwood biomass resource, respectively. Citation: Rosson, James F., Jr. The woody biomass resource of Arkansas, Resour. Bull. SO 2. Forest resources and woody biomass The availability of forest resources to meet the future demand for fuel and fibre will require the implementation of sustainable forest management, the better use of residues and waste, and the balancing of supply and demand across the various types of forests and other wood-based biomass resources.

For example, Alabama established Biomass Energy Programs to spur the use of woody biomass for energy. Approved projects can receive up to $75, for interest payments on loans.

The Energy Freedom and Rural Development Act of South Carolina offered a production incentive to eligible bioenergy facilities. Most of this biomass is in the stem portion of the trees -- 84 percent for softwoods and 74 percent for hardwoods.

Nonindustrial private landowners hold 56 and 71 percent of the total softwood and hardwood biomass resource, respectively. Citation: Rosson, James F., Jr. The woody biomass resource of East Texas, Resour. Bull. The availability of wood biomass makes co-firing coal with woody biomass for power generation attractive in Alabama.

The woody biomass markets can contribute to rural development, benefiting local communities by generating additional revenues to NIPF landowners and other economic agents and stimulating employment (Faaij and Domac, ). —RealClearEnergy, “Missing the Forest for the Trees: Woody Biomass Helps Cut CO2 Emissions,” Janu Reason Any reduction of a forest carbon sink adds carbon to the atmosphere, just.In Denmark, woody biomass and straw account for almost 70 per cent of renewable-energy consumption, where they provide stability and balance to the grid.

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