Front Range Roundtable

The Front Range Roundtable was formed to "serve as a focal point for diverse stakeholder input into efforts to reduce wildland fire risks and improve forest health through sustained fuels treatment along the Colorado Front Range."
Woody Biomass

Status of Colorado Biomass Projects 

(As of July 2010, to submit your project to this list, please email: info@frontrangeroundtable.org)


Recommended Woody Biomass Publications

(As of July 2010, to propose your publication to this list, please email: info@frontrangeroundtable.org)


06/20/10: Energy, Job Potential in Forest Residues, by Tad Mason in Redding Record Searchlight, Letters to the Editor


06/10: Colorado Coordinated Resource Offering Protocol (CROP) study:  http://www.crop-usa.com/colorado


12/09: Rural Voices for Conservation Coalition, Ninth Western Annual Policy Meeting; Pre-meeting Policy Synthesis (pdf 184 k)


09/23/09: United States Biomass Resources of the United States: Forest Residues, Map created by the National Renewable 

                 Energy Laboratory for the US Department of Energy (pdf 1,627 k)


09/09: Fire Science Digest, Issue 6, "Making Biomass Pay: Obstacles and Opportunities" (pdf 1,012 k)


09/08: Woody Biomass Removal Case Studies: Lessons Learned and Strategies for Success, Colorado Front Range & Arapahoe-

            Roosevelt National Forest (pdf 84 k)


06/16/06: Final Report - Biomass-to-Energy: Jefferson County's Role in Creating a New Industry for Colorado (pdf 526 k)


01/21/05: Final Report - Jefferson County Biomass Facility Feasibility Study (pdf 4,200 k)


04/05:  Biomass as Feedstock for a Bioenergy and Bioproducts Industry: The Technical Feasibility of a Billion-Ton 

            Annual Supply 

(pdf 5,749 k)

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