The first installment of the Quadrennial Energy Review (QER) came out on April 22nd. For more information click here
Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) webinar, Biofuels for the Environment and Communities,was held on April 22nd. The webinar slides have been made accessible on the Bioenergy Technologies Office Webinar Page.
BETO International SCOPE Report launched on April 14, 2015. Click here for the SCOPE report webpage.
SURVEY - Share your views on the international biomass trade. Click here for more information and the link to access the survey.
Virginia Dale and Erin Webb welcome two Fellows of the Southeastern Energy Development (SEED) Fellowship starting a ten-week program beginning May 15th. Click here for more information.
The World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology will be held this July 19-22, 2015. For more information and registrations see this announcement.
The 3rd annual National Bioenergy Day is planned for Wednesday, October 21, 2015. Click here for more information.
Federal suit filed against three counties in Iowa over nutrient runoff from agricultural drainage. Click here for more information.
Bioenergy Jeopardy! Helps kids and adults learn about Southeastern Bioenergy. Click here to play.
Future Forum Plans
The May CBES Forum features Latha Baskaran of the Environmental Sciences Division, Landscape Ecology and Regional Analysis Group. Her talk is entitled Aquatic Macroinvertebrates for Assessing Water Quality Effects Associated with Bioenergy. The forum is scheduled for May 14th and will begin at 3:30pm in Building 1505, Rm. 189. Click here for abstract. For more information about Ms. Baskaran click here.
In June, the CBES Forum guest speaker will be Chris Lituma. Chris is a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the
Center for Native Grasslands Management,
Department of Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. His talk is titled Multi-scale Assessment of Wildlife Sustainability in Switchgrass Biofuel Feedstock Production.