Biomass - R&D Technical Reports

  1. Environmental, Energy Market, and Health Characterization of Wood-Fired Hydronic Heater Technologies - Executive Summary [PDF]
  2. Environmental, Energy Market, and Health Characterization of Wood-Fired Hydronic Heater Technologies - Full Report [PDF]
  3. Effect of Thermal Storage on the Performance of a Wood Pellet-fired Residential Boiler Link opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  4. Repeatability in Particulate and Gaseous Emissions from Pellet Stoves for Space Heating Link opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  5. Daily land use regression estimated woodsmoke and traffic pollution concentrations and the triggering of ST-elevation myocardial infarction: a case-crossover study Link opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  6. Carbon Monoxide Off-Gassing From Bags of Wood Pellets Link opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  7. Laboratory assessment of low-cost PM monitors Link opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  8. Estimating Hourly Concentrations of PM2.5 across a Metropolitan Area Using Low-Cost Particle Monitors Link opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  9. Performance Evaluation of Two 25 kW Residential Wood Pellet Boiler Heating Systems Link opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  10. Comparative emissions characterization of a small-scale wood chip-fired boiler and an oil-fired boiler in a school setting Link opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  11. Joint measurements of PM2.5 and light-absorptive PM in woodsmoke-dominated ambient and plume environmentsLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  12. Air pollution at Rochester, NY: Long-term trends and multivariate analysis of upwind SO2 source impactsLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  13. Evaluation of Alternative Filter Media for Particulate Matter Emission Testing of Residential Wood Heating DevicesLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  14. Continuous Ozonolysis Process To Produce Non-CO Off-Gassing Wood PelletsLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  15. Mechanistic Pathway of Carbon Monoxide Off-Gassing from Wood PelletsLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  16. VOCs Emissions from Multiple Wood Pellet Types and Concentrations in Indoor AirLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  17. Measurement and Modeling of Carbon Monoxide Emission Rates from Multiple Wood Pellet TypesLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  18. Exposures to Carbon Monoxide from Off-Gassing of Bulk Stored Wood PelletsLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  19. 17-05 Wood Heat and Biopower Life-Cycle Assessment Literature [PDF]
  20. 16-13 Guide for Measurement and Verification of Wood-Heating Systems [PDF]
  21. 15-26 New York State Wood Heat Report [PDF]
  22. 16-10 Process Development for Low-Moisture content Wood Chips [PDF]
  23. 15-33 Dynamics of Carbon Monoxide (CO) and Volatile Organic Concentrations in Wood Pellet Storage Bins [PDF]
  24. Evaluating Potential Biodiesel Manufacturing Sites in New York State [PDF]
  25. Executive Summary: Wool Scouring (washing) [PDF]
  26. The Willow Project at SUNY-ESF 
  27. Supercritical Carbon Dioxide to Extract Vegetable Oil or to Produce Biodiesel [PDF]
  28. 14-12 Evaluation of Wood Fuel Moisture Measurement Accuracy for Cordwood-Fired Advanced Hydronic Heaters [PDF]
  29. 13-08 The Wild Center Renewable Heating Demonstration: High-Efficiency, Commercial-Scale, Wood-Pellet Boiler Integrated with a Solar Thermal System - Summary [PDF]
  30. 13-08 The Wild Center Renewable Heating Demonstration: High-Efficiency, Commercial-Scale, Wood-Pellet Boiler Integrated with a Solar Thermal System [PDF]
  31. 13-13 Elemental Analysis of Wood Fuels [PDF]
  32. Emission Characterization and Efficiency Measurements of High-Efficiency Wood BoilerLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  33. 11-30 Regional Model to Assess the Incremental Commercial Availability of Biomass Feedstocks for Biofuel and Bioproduct Investors in New York State  [PDF]
  34. 11-22 Biomass and Bioenergy – Framing the Debate  [PDF]
  35. 11-17 Review of EPA Method 28 Outdoor Wood Hydronic Heater Test Results, September 2011 [PDF]
  36. 11-11 Evaluation of Microwave Pretreatment for Reducing the Recalcitrance of Woody Biomass to Hemicellulose Extraction and Cellulose Hydrolysis - June 2011 [PDF]
  37. 10-23 Reducing the Cost of Willow Biomass by Improving Willow Harvest System Efficiency and Reducing Harvesting Costs - October 2010 [PDF]
  38. 10-19 Staged Combustion Biomass Boilers: Linking High Efficiency Combustion Technology to Regulatory Test Methods - August 2010 [PDF]
  39. 10-05 Renewable Fuels Roadmap and Sustainable Biomass Feedstock Supply for New York - April 2010
  40. 10-02 Spatial Modeling and Monitoring of Residential Woodsmoke Across a Non-Urban Upstate New York Region - February 2010 [PDF]
  41. 10-01 European Wood-Heating Technology Survey - April 2010 [PDF]
  42. 10-01 European Wood-Heating Technology Survey - Executive Summary [PDF]
  43. 09-07 Guide for Siting Small-Scale Biomass Projects in New York State - October 2009 [PDF]
  44. 08-03 Biomass Combustion in Europe - Overview on Technologies and Regulations, April 2008 [PDF]
  45. 06-10 Struvite Recovery from Digested Dairy Manure and Regional Manure Anaerobic Digestion Study - June 2006 [PDF]
  46. 04-02 Statewide Feasibility Study for a Potential New York State Biodiesel Industry - June 2003 [PDF]
  47. 00-13 Commercialization of Corn to Ethanol in New York State - May 2000 [PDF]