Alaska Wood Energy Development Task Group (AWEDTG)

The Alaska Wood Energy Development Task Group (AWEDTG) is a coalition of federal and state agencies and not-for-profit organizations that have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to explore opportunities to increase the utilization of wood for energy and biofuels production in Alaska. Member organizations include: the Alaska Energy Authority; Alaska Village Initiatives; Denali Commission; State of Alaska, Department of Natural Resources, Division of Forestry; USDA Farm Service Agency, Alaska; USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, Alaska; USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station; USDA Rural Development, Alaska; USDI Bureau of Indian Affairs, Alaska; USDI Bureau of Land Management, Alaska; USDOC Economic Development Administration, Alaska; The Nature Conservancy; Tanana Chiefs Conference; Southeast Conference; University of Alaska Fairbanks, Alaska Center for Energy and Power; and USDA Forest Service, Alaska Region.