Factsheet: Biomass commercial utilization grant program

Biomass commercial utilization grant program

Key Information
Description: 
Part of Healthy Forest Restoration Act. In addition to any other authority of the Secretary of Agriculture to make grants to a person that owns or operates a facility that uses biomass as a raw material to produce electric energy, sensible heat, transportation fuel, or substitutes for petroleum-based products, the Secretary may make grants to a person that owns or operates a facility that uses biomass for wood-based products or other commercial purposes to offset the costs incurred to purchase biomass.
Goal/Aim: 
Stimulate the use of biomass to offset fossil resources

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