February 05, 2016

FERC: US added 305 MW of biomass capacity in 2015

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:PowerThe Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Office of Energy Projects has released its energy infrastructure update for December, reporting the U.S. added 305 MW of biomass capacity last year, up from 270 MW in 2014. READ MORE

February 05, 2016

Chinese group to invest nearly $3 billion in 2 UK biomass plants

BY Katie FletcherFound In:Power, ThermalChinese investment group SinoFortone recently confirmed £2 billion ($2.9 billion) to back two biomass plants and associated food production centers in Wales, England. The food stations will use waste heat from the biomass plants to grow food. READ MORE

February 05, 2016

EPA rulemaking aims to update GHG reporting requirements

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsThe U.S. EPA has published a proposed rule that aims to amend specific provisions in the Greenhouse Gas Reporting Rule, including some provisions related to biogas and ethanol. Comments are due Feb. 29. READ MORE

February 04, 2016

Drax: Further details of EU investigation now available

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, PowerThe EU recently published additional details pertaining to its in-depth investigation to assess whether the U.K.’s plans to support the conversion of an additional unit of the Drax power plant to operate on biomass are in line with state aid rules. READ MORE

February 04, 2016

EBA promotes further use of biogas in EU heating, cooling sector

BY Katie FletcherFound In:ThermalLast month, the European Biogas Association released a position paper that strongly supports the European Commission’s plans to establish a common EU strategy for the heating and cooling sector. READ MORE


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