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Biomass Energy Resources and Technology Overview

The United States is rich in biomass energy resources. Energy stored in biomass can be used to generate heat, liquid or gaseous fuels, or electricity at both large and small scales (utility-scale and distributed generation).

Follow the links below to learn about biomass energy, and how it can be used to generate heat, liquid or gaseous fuels, or electricity; the geographic distribution of biomass energy resources in the United States; utility-scale and distributed biomass energy technologies; and primary components of biomass energy systems.

Biomass technologies composite photo. Source: NREL