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The Biomass Thermal Energy Council (BTEC) is a 501(c)(6) nonprofit association dedicated to advancing the use of biomass for heat and other thermal energy applications.

BTEC is an association of biomass fuel producers, appliance manufacturers and distributors, supply chain companies and non-profit organizations that view biomass thermal energy as a renewable, responsible, clean and energy-efficient pathway to meeting America’s energy needs. BTEC engages in research, education, and public advocacy for the fast growing biomass thermal energy industry. More >>



BTEC's Seymour Discusses Biomass Economics in "5 Ways the Biomass Heating Industry is Laying the Foundation for Explosive Growth"
July 22, 2014

HeatSpring connected with six individuals who are working on increasing the adoption of biomass heating systems, including BTEC's Joseph Seymour. The article outlines five concepts that are vital to laying the right framework for industry growth.

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BTEC Applauds USDA on Expanding State Leadership in Biomass Thermal Energy
Awards will support the development of eleven state wood energy teams and nine biomass energy projects

WASHINGTON, DC, July 15, 2014 - The Biomass Thermal Energy Council (BTEC) welcomed the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) announcement today awarding more than $2.5 million in grants to develop wood energy teams in eleven states and an additional $1.25 million for nine wood energy projects.

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Live Lecture: Temperature Stacking in Thermal Storage for Biomass Heating Systems 
August 7, 1PM ET

John Siegenthaler, HeatSpring, and BTEC will hold a free live lecture August 7th that will discuss a unique method of managing the operation of biomass-fueled boilers as well as auxiliary boilers for optimum system performance.

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International Training Seminar Biomass Heating


National BioEnergy Day

WoodStove Design Challenge


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Bioenergy International Biomass P&T PFI RISI

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Biomass-Fueled CHP: How today's technologies are reducing energy costs and increasing reliability for businesses and institutions
Organized by: BTEC

7/29/2014 - 7/30/2014
Biomass 2014: Growing the Future Bioeconomy
Organized by: U.S. Department of Energy

State of the States: Biomass Thermal Policy Incentives on the State Level
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