Topics: “Biomass and our Energy Future” & “Bob Dylan Wins Nobel Prize”
Description: Thousands of trees destroyed in July windstorms are being chipped and turned into fuel for a local power plant. It’s a silver lining to the storms, and a sign of the increasing role biomass plays in the regional and national energy picture.
And it was a surprise announcement making headlines around the world, Duluth-born and Hibbing-raised Bob Dylan is the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Guests: Bill Sawyer, Minnesota Power Renewable Business Operations; Brian Brashaw, U.S.D.A. Forest Products Laboratory
John Bushey, Bob Dylan Expert/Radio Host; Zane Bail, Duluth Dylan Fest Organizer