Getting renewables right: Biomass

Monday, June 22, 2009

The American Clean Energy and Security Act allows for wide expansion of biomass development, bringing economic opportunity to communities across the country — while protecting our nation’s most important and sensitive ecosystems. Unfortunately, efforts to fight climate change and preserve the environment are threatened by powerful industries seeking to strip key biomass sourcing safeguards and remove indirect land use change analyses from most biofuel regulations.

We must get renewables right. The Wilderness Society is working with a diverse coalition to ensure we unlock the potential of biomass energy while protecting our most cherished lands. Click here to read more.

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