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The EPA Says Burning Wood to Generate Power Is ‘Carbon-Neutral.’ That’s Not True.

Converting forests into fuel will not help us avoid disaterous climate change

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt recently told a group of forestry executives and students that from now on the US government would consider burning wood to generate electricity, commonly known as forest or woody biomass, to be “carbon neutral.” Photo courtesy…
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by: William Moomaw – May 8, 2018


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