Workshops

Workshop on Biofuels and Food Security Interactions

November 18, 2014

- Agenda

Incorporating Bioenergy in Sustainable Landscape Designs Workshop Two: Agricultural Landscapes

June 24-26, 2014

-Agenda

Workshop II

Incorporating Bioenergy into Sustainable Landscape Designs Workshop
March 4-6, 2014

-Agenda
-Participant List
-Landscape Design Field Tour
-Workshop Report
-Links to individual presentations

Global Sustainable Biofuels (GSB) Workshop
June 12-13th, 2013

-Agenda
-Welcome
-Workshop Report
-Links to individual presentations and pictures

Billion Ton Study: What can be Learned about Bioenergy Sustainability?
September 28-30, 2011

- Agenda
- Participant Summary
- Remote Participants
- Workshop Report

Link to individual presentations and pictures

Watershed Perspective on Bioenergy Sustainability
February 3 - 4, 2010

- Ice G, McBroom, Schweitzer. 2010.

A review of best management practices for forest watershed biomass harvests with an emphasis on recommendations for leaving residual wood onsite
- Agenda
- Participant Summary
- Workshop Report

Sustainable BioEnergy Systems Workshop
September 10th - 11th, 2009

- Agenda
- Participant Summary
- Remote Participants
- Workshop Report

Land-Use Change and Bioenergy Workshop
May 12-14, 2009

- Agenda
- 3 in 5s Introduction
- Participant List
- Workshop Report


 

 

 

 

 

 

News

Jenny Sabin, the Arthur L. and Isabel B. Wiesenberger Assistant Professor in the area of Design and Emerging Technologies in the Department of Architecture at Cornell University will give a talk at ORNL on February 9th titled Between Architecture and Science:  Elasticity and Networks. For more details click here.

BETO International SCOPE Report Launch Announcement for April 14, 2015

Hans Langeveld, Director of Biomass Research in the Netherlands, visited ORNL on January 6th and 7th hosted by Virginia Dale. For more information click here.

CBES Forums

February 18th: The CBES Forum for February will be held at 3:30 pm in Room 189 of Building 1505.  The Guest Speaker will be Jim Parks.  This month’s topic is: The Triple-Dare Challenge Facing the Automotive Industry: Fuel Economy Standards, Emissions Regulations, and Renewable Fuel Use. For more information about Dr. Parks click here.  For an abstract of the presentation, click here.  The CBES Forum will be followed by a reception at the home of Virginia Dale. 

Future Forum Plans


Nate Pollesch will be conducting the CBES Forum for March with a talk titled Bioenergy Sustainability Assessment: Mathematical approaches to protocol development.  Nate is currently working as a graduate research assistant with the Center for Bioenergy Sustainability.  For his biosketch click here


The April CBES Forum will consist of a visit to and tour of the Carbon Fiber Technology Facility.  The tour is schedule for April 15, 2015 beginning at 3:00pm conducted by the Facility Operations Manager, Connie Jackson.  For more information, see below:
Pamphlet
Fact Sheet
Map and Directions to the Facility

Links

Small Giant of Bioenergy http://www.bioenergyadvice.com/

www.biomass.energy.gov

Bioenergy Knowledge Discovery Framework (KDF), sponsored by DOE and developed by a team at ORNL led by CBES member Budhendra Bhaduri, now has its own interactive website.

IBSS - Southeastern Partnership for Integrated Biomass Supply Systems

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