Norm Olson, P.E.

Biomass Program Manager, BECON Facility Manager

nolson@iastate.edu
515-382-1774

Norman Olson has been a project manager for the Iowa Energy Center since 1992. Mr. Olson developed the concept and led the implementation of the Energy Center’s two research facilities: the Energy Resource Station in Ankeny, Iowa and the Biomass Energy Conversion (BECON) Facility in Nevada, Iowa. Mr. Olson manages the activities at BECON and coordinates the Energy Center’s biomass to chemicals and energy portfolio of projects.