BETO Program Manager Featured at International Energy Agency Bioenergy Conference
Jim Spaeth, Program Manager in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office will be featured twice at the 2021 International Energy Agency’s Bioenergy Triannual Online Conference. The conference, being held virtually from November 29 – December 9, 2021, will include two weeks of online sessions centering on the role of biomass in the transition to a carbon neutral society.
Spaeth will be part of the conference’s opening panel that will discuss the implications of decisions made at the international Conference of the Parties (COP) 26, and what they mean for continued and increased deployment of bioenergy technologies and a bio-based economy. Spaeth will also speak to the closing session about the main development opportunities and challenges facing biomass in the United States, and what is needed to accelerate deployment.
View the full speaker list and agenda on the International Energy Agency website.