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In Depth: Molding the Bulk Market

BY Ron KotrbaFound In:PelletsSolutions are said to be found along the fine line between order and chaos, so perhaps this is where the answer lies to expanding a nascent U.S. bulk wood pellet distribution infrastructure. READ MORE

September 23, 2016

Bill includes 2-year extension of tax credit for renewable diesel

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Advanced FuelsIn mid-September, Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn., introduced legislation that aims to extend tax credits for renewable diesel and biodiesel for two years, through 2018. The credits are currently set to expire at the end of 2016. READ MORE

September 23, 2016

Weltec reveals slurry, digestate process to reduce volume by half

BY Katie FletcherFound In:BiogasWeltec Biopower announced it’s offering a slurry and digestate processing system called Kumac to livestock owners and biogas plant operators. The fully automated processing system reduces the volume of liquid manure and digestate by 50 percent. READ MORE

September 23, 2016

USDA ARS: Tapping sorghum's genetic potential

BY Dennis O'Brien, USDA Agricultural Research Service Found In:Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsA USDA Agricultural Research Service plant geneticist has developed new genetic resources that allow the breeding of sorghum varieties with higher grain yields and greater resistance to diseases and pests. READ MORE

September 23, 2016

Opinion: Do Wood Stove Changeouts Work?

BY John Ackerly Found In:ThermalResidential wood heat in the U.S. is plagued by the same problems as Europe and scores of other cold countries: most stoves are old, obsolete and put out too much smoke. READ MORE


Heating the Midwest Conference & Expo

October 11-13, 2016
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2016 Christianson & Associates' Biofuels Financial Conference

October 17-18, 2016
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis
Minneapolis, Minnesota

2017 International Biomass Conference & Expo

April 10-12, 2017
Minneapolis Convention Center
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2017 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo

June 19-21, 2017
Minneapolis Convention Center
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2017 National Advanced Biofuels Conference & Expo

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WEBINAR: Regs & Bacon: Status & Opportunity in North Carolina’s RPS Swine Waste Mandate

October 6-6, 2016
Biomass Magazine's Webinar Series
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Chipping Away at a Standard

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