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Extension Programs: NEWBio Webinars


About our Webinars

Join us on the second Tuesday of each month for our "Northeast Bioenergy Webinar Series". These online, hour-long presentations are free to the public, and feature fascinating and important topics related to bioenergy in the northeast.

Attend the live webinars at - sign in as a guest.

All webinars begin at 1:00 p.m., Eastern Time.


The Clean Power Plan and Biomass

This series is a co-sponsored effort by the USDA NIFA AFRI Regional Bioenergy System Coordinated Agricultural Projects. NEWBio is one of seven such projects tasked with investigating regional potential in the bioeconomy, focusing on sustainable production of advanced biofuels, industrial chemicals, and biobased products to enhance existing agricultural systems, create rural jobs, and achieve other goals reltaed to energy security and sustainability.

Visit our Clean Power Plan (CPP) and Biomass page for a full description of upcoming webinars and other CPP information.

July 19, 2016
The Legal Landscape for the Clean Power Plan
Speaker: Lara Fowler, J.D., Penn State


Recordings of Previous Webinars

(click the title to access the recording)


Upcoming Events

  • July 12-14, 2016
    Bioenergy 2016: Mobilizing the Bioeconomy through Innovation
    Washington, D.C.
    More info and registration
  • July 17-20, 2016
    ASABE Annual International Meeting
    Orlando, FL
    More information
  • July 19, 2016
    2016 Billion-Ton Report:
    Building a Billion-Ton Bioeconomy
    EESI Live Webcast
    1:30 - 3:30 pm Eastern
    More Information
    Live webcast
  • July 19, 2016
    CPP Webinar Rescheduled
    to August 11, 2016
    (see below)
  • July 26-28, 2016
    NEWBio* Annual Meeting
    Penn State University
    University Park, PA
    Agenda and Registration
    *Not public; for Project Team and Invited Guests Only
  • August 6-9, 2016
    Rural Sociological Society Annual Meeting
    Toronto, Canada
    More information
  • August 11, 2016
    Clean Power Plan Webinar:
    The Legal Landscape for the CPP
    Lara Fowler, Penn State
    1 pm Eastern
    More information and webinar access
  • October 11-13, 2016
    Short Rotation Woody Crops Operations Working Group 11th Biennial Conference
    Fort Pierce, PL
    More information

NEWBio (consortium members below) is supported by Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Competitive Grant no. 2012-68005-19703 
from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.
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