The Massachusetts Wood Producers Council will hold its fall meeting and dinner at the Bluebonnet Restaurant in Northampton on November 10th from 4 to 8 pm.
The meeting will feature:
- a presentation from Averill Cook from Biomass Commodities about an English system to produce higher energy wood chips,
- a discussion by new DCR Utilization & Marketing Forester Sean Mahoney about the new Walden Pond Visitors Center and how to use DCR’s new 728 Contract to increase state purchases of local wood products,
- and a discussion about the proposed Alternative Portfolio Standards’ regulations governing eligibility for Renewable Energy Credits for different wood fuels.