Convergence of Agriculture and Energy: II. Producing Cellulosic Biomass for Biofuels

CAST Commentaries - QTA2007-2 - November 2007
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This new Commentary provides a scientific assessment of the production potential and regional impacts of large-scale cellulosic ethanol production. It discusses the need for national investments and policy changes to address challenges limiting the production and efficient use of cellulosic biomass as a fuel feedstock to meet U.S. needs.

Chair: Dr. Steven L. Fales, Iowa State University, Ames. QTA2007-2, 8 pp., November 2007. Available free online.

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Task Force Chair

Steven L. Fales

Task Force Author(s)

J. Richard Hess
W.W. Wilhelm

Task Force Reviewers

Don Erbach
William D. Provine
Kenneth Vogel

Task Force Board Liaison

Todd Peterson
Edward C. Runge

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