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Woody biomass baseline survey

Timo Pukkala

Woody biomass baseline survey

by Timo Pukkala

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Published by FINNIDA in cooperation with Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, Forest Dept. in [Nairobi] Kenya .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya,
  • Nakuru District,
  • Nyandarua District,
  • Nakuru District.,
  • Nyandarua District.
    • Subjects:
    • Forest biomass -- Kenya -- Nakuru District -- Measurement.,
    • Forest biomass -- Kenya -- Nyandarua District -- Measurement.,
    • Forest surveys -- Kenya -- Nakuru District.,
    • Forest surveys -- Kenya -- Nyandarua District.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTimo Pukkala.
      SeriesTechnical report ;, no. 2, Technical report (Nakuru and Nyandarua Intensified Forestry Extension Project) ;, no. 2.
      ContributionsEnso Forest Development Oy Ltd., Widagri Consultants Ltd., Nakuru and Nyandarua Intensified Forestry Extension Project.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSD242.K42 N357 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination36 leaves :
      Number of Pages36
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL341781M
      LC Control Number97981739

      Woody Biomass for Energy Introduction Biomass, when used in reference to renewable energy, is any biological (plant or animal) matter that can be converted to electricity or fuel. Woody biomass refers to biomass material specifically from trees and shrubs. It is most often transformed to usable energy by direct combustion, either. Biomass energy is as old as a caveman's fire, and it remains an important source of renewable energy worldwide. Despite its ancient use as a source of heat and energy, however, many people don't know what biomass energy really means, or where biofuels come : Marc Lallanilla.

      A Strategy for Increasing the Use of Woody Biomass for Energy National Association of State Foresters Page 8 of 46 Energy Security Woody biomass is a resource available locally available in much of the United States. Woody biomass represents a fuel source that can be used to meet a .   What areas of the United States contain the densest amount of woody biomass? Showing the conterminous United States, the intensity of biomass (a measure of the amount of organic carbon—stored in the trunks, limbs, and leaves of trees) has been mapped out with a .

      Public Perceptions of Using Woody Biomass as a Renewable Energy Source 06/28/10 13/15 This all-or-nothing trend may stem from a general lack of knowledge about using wood to produce. Summary Statistics: Cooking Fuel Consumption Baseline Survey INTRODUCTION SNV commissioned Fast-Track Carbon to undertake a study on baseline consumption of cooking charcoal and wood in Cambodia. Charcoal measurements were performed in 33 cities and wood consumption in 63 villages. The study implemented surveys in 2, Cambodian households.


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Woody biomass baseline survey by Timo Pukkala Download PDF EPUB FB2

Woody biomass is the solid portion of stems and branches from trees or residue products made from trees. Woody biomass can come from a variety of sources, including: Non‐timber tree removal – removing dead and dying trees, unwanted urban trees, or trees impeding land development,File Size: KB.

Woody biomass is the most important renewable energy source if proper management of vegetation is ensured. The main benefits of woody biomass are as follows: Uniform distribution over the world’s surface, in contrast to finite sources of energy.

Less capital-intensive conversion technologies employed for exploiting the energy potential. Woody biomass supplies from logging residues are expected to increase over time because of the increase in demand for conventional wood products. However, woody biomass would be less expensive if both non-merchantable and merchantable (e.g., pulpwood) timber could be harvested when the biomass demand requirements are relatively by: 9.

Regional woody biomass uses in for baseline scenario at different hypothetical energy wood prices. Lauri et al. / Energy Policy 66 () 1 9 – 31 26 Author's personal copy. Woody biomass use for material products is concentrated in the EU27, Asia, and North America, while woody biomass use for fuelwood in Asia and Africa.

Download: Download full-size image; Fig. Regional woody biomass uses in for baseline scenario at different hypothetical energy wood by: To this end this book aims to make a contribution to exploring further this area of biomass research and development in the form of a compilation of chapters and covering areas of ecological status of different types of biomass and the roles they play in ecosystems, current status of biomass utilization and deriving energy and other value added.

Woody Biomass Harvesting – General Recommendations Dramatic increases in petroleum prices have resulted in greater emphasis on the need to develop alternative energy sources, including woody biomass.

Woody biomass can be harvested to create many different products such as firewood, charcoal, bio-oil, ethanol, and even gasoline. Woody biomass for bioenergy and biofuels in the United States—a briefing paper. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR Portland, OR: U.S.

Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 45 p. Woody biomass can be used for the generation of heat, electricity, and biofuels.

InCited by:   As with biofuels and questions surrounding their impact on land use around the world, however, the science on biomass is proving a bit more nuanced. The Manomet Center for Conservation Sciences in Massachusetts recently completed an analysis of the potential impact of using wood for energy in that state, where a handful of new biomass plants are in the development pipeline.

To fulfill this commitment, the Commission has launched a survey to identify good practices that maximise the use and value of woody biomass and/or improve cascadibility at any point in the value chain, be it mechanical, pulp and paper, biorefineries, recycling, innovative ideas, etc.

Woody Biomass. A common outdoor wood boiler. For thousands of years, people have created heat by burning wood and other organic materials in their fireplaces, wood stoves, and campsites.

Today’s biomass space heating technology has evolved to include highly efficient wood stoves, pellet stoves, fireplace inserts, and hydronic heaters, to name. Woody Biomass Utilization Survey Report Overview Minnesota DNR Forest Product Utilization and Marketing staff has gathered information via a survey on the current utilization of woody biomass for heat and/or energy production.

Prior to the survey, volumes of woody biomass used for industrial energy markets were not well Size: KB. Biomass is also considered a viable source of renewable thermal energy for the commercial sector. A prime historical example of this application can be seen within the Commonwealth’s Agricultural Community where fuel wood has been used to boil sap into maple syrup; a ubiquitous practice on early Massachusetts farms.

Forest Products Laboratory One Gifford Pinchot Drive Madison, WI Phone: () Fax: () Email. Includes increase in demand for woody biomass for energy of 20 per cent from –20; gross domestic consumption of woody biomass for energy from 18 million cubic metres (Mm 3) ( petajoules – PJ) in to 21–22 Mm 3 (– PJ) in.

woody biomass and bioenergy Forest restoration often involves cutting or thinning some of the small trees to free up water and nutrients for the other trees. The by-product of restoration is called woody biomass and is made up of the limbs, branches and other parts of the trees that weren’t harvested for firewood or timber products.

In the Midwest, when people think of using woody biomass for energy, the first thought that usually comes to mind is burning wood in a fireplace or wood stove.

But the passage of the Energy Independence and Security Act of combined with the fact that one-third of Missouri is forested has tremendously increased interest in using this natural resource on a much larger scale.

This guide. Scientists at the Woods Hole Research Center have produced a high-resolution “National Biomass and Carbon Dataset for the year ” (NBCD), the first ever spatially explicit inventory of its kind.

The dataset was produced as part of a project funded under NASA’s Terrestrial Ecology Program with. MN Residential Fuelwood Survey. A long-term effort to monitor trends in the use of fuelwood by residential households and the impact of fuelwood on timber harvest levels.

& MN Woody Biomass Facilities Directory. A directory resulting from the Woody Biomass Facility Survey. MN Woody Biomass Facility Size: KB. Lignocellulosic biomass, in the form of wood fuel, has a long history as a source of energy.

Since the middle of the 20th century, the interest of biomass as a precursor to liquid fuels has increased. To be specific, the fermentation of lignocellulosic biomass to ethanol is an attractive route to fuels that supplements the fossil fuels.

Biomass. Also see The Impacts of the Demand for Woody Biomass for Power and Heat on Climate and Forests, a short synthesis paper including an overview of global patterns of demand and supply for woody biomass for energy, and summarising the impacts of its use on the climate.

Response to Critique.Woody Biomass, Forest Operations in the Inland Northwest If forest restoration projects in the Inland Northwest region were to become major suppliers of woody biomass for bioenergy, government subsidies in the form of tax credits, loan guarantees or other types of financial aid will be essential.WBISPP - Woody Biomass Inventory and Strategic Planning Project.

Looking for abbreviations of WBISPP? It is Woody Biomass Inventory and Strategic Planning Project. Woody Biomass Inventory and Strategic Planning Project listed as WBISPP.