TITLE

Move into thegroove

AUTHOR(S)
Taylor, Judith
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;7/30/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 5, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how the biomass industry can break out of regional bases and find sustainable ways to physically move big quantities into major centers in the U.S. With the green push of Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPACT) in force, the logistics of getting biomass into the mainstream without using existing pipelines is an ongoing effort as there are no pipelines for biomass. It reports that following the directives of the EPACT, biomass and its logistics have come into the limelight.
ACCESSION #
26776141

 

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