Barry Febos

Biofuels Research Assistant

Appalachian State University

Barry Febos is a current master’s candidate and biofuels research assistant in the department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment at Appalachian State University. He is a member of the Nexus research project which investigates the use of biomass waste streams for sustainable greenhouse heating in western North Carolina. Barry has worked on a variety of systems at Nexus and in extending these technologies to its local partner farms. He is currently developing a biogas cleaning, compression, and storage system scaled to meet the needs of small farmers in the region.