Study: Biomass energy isn't such a hot idea

07/12/2010 |

Biomass energy, which involves burning organic matter to produce electricity, is much less green than had been thought, according to one recent study. Researchers found the process created a "carbon debt" that could take 90 years to mitigate. The findings have prompted Massachusetts to propose strict rules for the sector, and other states could follow.

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