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The US Industrial Pellet Association

USIPA

Supporting renewable wood energy as a sustainable, low-carbon power source.

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USIPA: US wood pellet exports continue uninterrupted

In the midst of the global coronavirus pandemic, US industrial wood pellet producers continue operations, ensuring no supply disruptions for global customers depending on their product for renewable wood heat and power production.

Over 100 Scientists and Academics Highlight Carbon Benefits of Renewable Wood Energy

More than 100 university scientists emphasize:  "The carbon benefits of sustainable forest biomass are well established.”

Why Wood Energy?

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STRENGTHENING FORESTS

REDUCING CARBON EMISSIONS

REDUCING CARBON EMISSIONS

Renewable wood energy is sustainably-sourced from working forests throughout the Southeast US.  The US forest products industry supports forest health and growth, and reduces risks of deforestation.

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REDUCING CARBON EMISSIONS

REDUCING CARBON EMISSIONS

REDUCING CARBON EMISSIONS

Wood energy is a renewable replacement for fossil fuels, providing low-carbon, on-demand energy to produce power and heat.  Wood energy can reduce carbon emissions up to 90% when compared to coal.  

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SUPPORTING RENEWABLES

REDUCING CARBON EMISSIONS

SUPPORTING RENEWABLES

Wood energy provides grid stability and back-up power, making it the perfect complement to other renewables like solar and wind.  Wood energy is a critical component of any comprehensive renewables strategy.

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Contact Us

US Industrial Pellet Association

2100 East Cary Street, 4th Floor

Richmond, VA 23223


+1.804.775.5894

JMarcus@theusipa.org