Woody Biomass Utilization Grant

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
USDA
Description: 

Goals of the grant program are: Promote projects that target and help remove economic and market barriers to using woody biomass for renewable energy; Assist projects that produce renewable energy from woody biomass while protecting the public interest; Reduce the public's cost for forest restoration by increasing the value of biomass and other forest products generated from hazardous fuels reduction and orest health activities on forested lands; Create incentives and/or encourage business investment that uses woody biomass from our nation's forestlands for renewable energy projects.

Category: 
Biomass, Energy, Forest Management
Funding Amount: 
$50,000-$250,000
Matching Funds: 
Unknown
Eligibility: 
Eligibility includes Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)