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Building Biomass Value Chains Workshop - Kenora
Thu, 23 February 2017, 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM CST
The Biomass North Development Centre in partnership with the University of Guelph are leading a series of workshops focused on building effective and cost-feasible value chains for biofuel and bioproduct development in northern communities. With an emphasis on remote and rural communities and supply chains, the purpose is to discuss the current opportunities, challenges and regional benefits to biomass-based energy solutions.
Attend a workshop at one (or more) of three northern locations:
- January 24, 2017 – Thunder Bay ( biomass-thunderbay.eventbrite.ca
- February 7, 2017 – Sault Ste. Marie ( biomass-sault.eventbrite.ca )
- February 23, 2017 - Kenora ( biomass-kenora.eventbrite.ca )
Workshop topics include:
- BioFuelNet’s pan-Canadian feedstock research on growing energy crops on marginal lands
- Regional biomass resources and feedstock options
- Opportunities and challenges to biomass-based energy systems and value chains
- Feasible and low-cost bioenergy solutions
- Interactive workshop exercise
Who Should Attend:
- First Nations
- Economic Developers
- Forest Licence Holders
- Farmland Owners
- Forestry Equipment Suppliers
- Bioenergy and Bioproduct Developers
There is no cost to attend this workshop, but registration is required. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.
For more information please contact Francis Gallo at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.biomassnorth.org/bbvc.html
This event is organized in partnership by the Biomass North Development Centre, University of Guelph and BioFuelNet, and in collaboration with RediCan BioFuels and REMASCO.