A blog from the National Alliance of Forest Workers has cleared the air about biomass.

The entry stated policy makers in the U.S. and Europe are seeking a path forward on carbon emissions policies, but with so many opinions on the matter, it might be viewed as confusing.

Fortunately, U.S. forest scientists are helping policy makers breathe a little easier by decluttering and clarifying the basic science on biomass. Last November, 100 forest scientists in the U.S. jointly endorsed a set of “science fundamentals for biomass carbon accounting” that distill the growing body of biomass literature into a few straightforward principles.

More information about carbon emissions policies can be found here.