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What type of biomass makes a good quality usable fuel? This article, part of a site about the future of energy, introduces students to the use of switchgrass as an alternative energy source. Students read that switchgrass grown in southern Iowa is being used in cofiring, a process that burns energy crops with coal. Copyright 2005 Eisenhower National Clearinghouse

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