New York Biomass Energy Alliance

Welcome to the NY Biomass Energy Alliance website. We are a coalition of individuals, businesses and organizations demonstrating every day that material derived from plants and animals can be used to meet local energy needs while creating local, long-term jobs, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and contributing to state, regional and national energy goals.  For more on what we do and how to join us, browse the tabs to the left.

Special thanks to our Sustaining Members!

Alliance News
NY State Wood Energy Team Planning Bioenergy Labs
Syracuse, NY -- January 7, 2015 -- The New York State Wood Energy Team (NYSWET), including New York Biomass Energy Alliance members and staff, is developing the programs for new Bioenergy Labs, which will begin later this year.  The Labs, which will be held at facilities currently using bioenergy and will provide information on the latest bioenergy technology, emissions, efficiency, sustainability and financing, are the first phase of a three year program to raise awareness and use of bioenergy in New York State.  Funding for the program is from the U.S. Forest Service and cash and in-kind contributions from the NYSWET members.  To keep informed about this program as it unfolds, please sign-up for Alliance Updates, here. ... Read More

New York Celebrates Bioenergy Day with Over a Dozen Events
Syracuse, NY -- October 27, 2014 -- According to Anna Simet, of Biomass Magazine, last week the nation celebrated National Bioenergy Day with over fifty events. Over a dozen of those events were in New York State, and the celebration is not over yet. This week, the U.S. Army and ReEnergy Holdings, LLC, a Sustaining Member of the NYBEA, will participate in a "Renewable Energy Project Signing Ceremony" to commemorate the largest renewable energy project in U.S. Army history at Fort Drum. To read Ms. Simet's article in Biomass Magazine, click here. ... Read More