The Northwest Advanced Renewable Alliance (NARA), led by Washington State University, researched how to convert forest residuals, including forest and mill residues and construction waste, into bio-jet fuel and other co-products. Learn more about IBSS at their archived website.
Years Active: 2011-2019
Primary Feedstock: Forestry residuals
Project Partners: Alaska Airlines, Andritz, BANR, Biomass ad Infinitum, LLC, Catchlight Energy, Compañia Logistica de Hidrocarburos, Cosmo Specialty Fibers, Facing the Future, Forest Business Network, Gevan Marrs LLC, Gevo, GreenWood Resources, ICM, Montana State University, National Center for Genome Resources, NREL, Oregon State University, Penn State University, Salish Kootenai College, South Hampton Resources, IBSS, Steadfast Management, Thomas Spink, Inc., University of Idaho, University of Minnesota, University of Montana, University of Utah, University of Washington, University of Washington Extension, US Forest Service Pacific Northwest Research Station, USDA Forest Products Lab, Washington State University, Western Washington University, & Weyerhaeuser