You can contact CBES by writing, calling, or e-mailing
Virginia Dale, Director
Center for BioEnergy Sustainability
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6035
Tel: 865-576-8043
Fax: 865-574-7287


Southeast United States Bioenergy Meeting April 10-14, 2016 General Information.


The Billion Ton 2016, Volume 1, was released:

July 27-28: The Southeastern Partnership for Integrated Biomass Supply System (IBSS) Annual Meeting was held at the University of Tennessee Arboretum in Oak Ridge

Symposium on ‘Inland Drivers of Hypoxia’ occurs at the Annual meeting of the American Fisheries Society in Kansas City in August 2016.

The “Bioenergy Solutions to Gulf Hypoxia Workshop” is hosted by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office in Washington, DC, on August 29-30.

Symposium on “The value of a tree” is held at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC, on September 24 as organized by Eric Marland.

Symposium on Watershed Scale Sustainability of Forest-Based Bioenergy Production in the Southeastern United States is held in Raleigh, NC, on September 28-29.

CBES will celebrate the 4th Annual Bioenergy Day on October 19.

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CBES Forums

The next, new CBES forum will be held at the FIA Demonstration Plot at the UT Forest Resources AgResearch and Education Center starting at 3:30pm on May 17th. Jeff Turner of the US Forest Service, Southern Research Station, will be conducting the tour and giving a presentation.