Faced with patented technology that no one wants to eat, biotech companies are now discussing growing GM crops for biomass fuel.
Total stem biomass was measured after drying the plant material in an oven at 70°C until constant weight.
AES Drax is also seeking approval to test a plant-based biomass fuel, milled palm nut.
Nuclear power could free up more fossil and biomass fuels to use as liquid fuel for ground transportation.
The use of biomass electrical generation is hardly the environmental boon it's made out to be.
Lichens thus dominate the Antarctic flora both in terms of species diversity and in terms of total biomass .
He also sees huge potential for biomass fired electricity in the West of Ireland.
People will be encouraged to consume alternative power generated from biomass .
He said the company was in discussions with a major hotel chain about installing biomass generators in their properties around Scotland.
They are used instead for animal feed and increasingly for biomass fuel, such as ethanol.