Modular Biomass Power Systems to Facilitate Forest Fuel Reduction Treatment

Summary

SCH Number
2015048415
Lead Agency
Energy Commission (California Energy Commission)
Document Title
Modular Biomass Power Systems to Facilitate Forest Fuel Reduction Treatment
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
4/29/2015

Document Description
This project will develop a modular system that can be rapidly deployed to communities across California to promote and support fire safe management activities. The project will develop a pilot-scale modular biomass gasification system integrated with a high-efficiency lean-burn engine in order to convert forest residues into newable grid power to reduce the cost and increae the benefits of forest fuel reduction projects in California's high fire risk regions.

Contact Information
Rizaldo Aldas
California Energy Commission
1516 Ninth Street, MS-48
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 327-1417

Location

Cities
Woodland
Counties
Yolo

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15301, 15306
Reasons for Exemption
Operation, repair, maintenance, or minor alteration of existing structures or facilities not expanding existing uses. Basic data collection, research, experimental management, and resource evaluation activities that do not result in major disturbances to an environmental resource.

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