Sonoma Biochar Initiative hosted the 2012 US Biochar Conference
For more on their work visit the SonomaBiocharInitiative.org website.
Ms. Chen is the program officer for the capacity building program with Chinese Academy of Governance. She is also doing part of the communication work at GEl. Prior to joining GEI, she studied the current eco movements such as permaculture, Evovillage, and Transition Town in the UK on her own. Prior to that, she worked as an engineer on various environmental remediation projects around the world for over 3 years. She volunteered in development, fair trade and energy field for a long time as well. She holds a master’s degree in environmental engineering from University of Pittsburgh.