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EPA opens comment period on wood heater proposal

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, PowerThe EPA has opened a public comment period on a proposed rule that aims to allow retailers the opportunity to recover sales opportunities lost to the COVID-19 pandemic for wood heating appliances that meet Step 1 requirements under the 2015 NSPS. READ MORE

11 hours ago

Senate committee approves bioeconomy R&D bill

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsThe Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation on May 20 passed the Bioeconomy Research and Development Act of 2020. The bill, S. 3734, aims to strengthen and broaden engineering biology. READ MORE

11 hours ago

EU approves Danish scheme to support biomass power production

BY European Commission Found In:PowerThe European Commission has approved a DKK 4,150 million (approximately €550 million) state aid scheme to support the production of electricity in existing and depreciated biomass installations in Denmark. READ MORE

18 hours ago

In Depth: Pellet Plant Safety Rooted in Planning, Practice

BY Anna Simet Found In:Pellets, Power, ThermalThe lines of communication between pellet facility employees, management and local fire and emergency response personnel begin with robust training and planning. But even the best-laid plans are only as good as a plant's practice regimen. READ MORE

18 hours ago

In Depth: Changes to Dust Fire and Explosion Standards

BY Jeff Davis Found In:Pellets, Power, ThermalAccording to National Fire Protection Association standards for combustible dust, facilities utilizing wood-based products, including pellet mills and other biomass processing plants, must have a dust hazard analysis completed by early September. READ MORE

18 hours ago

In Depth: Explosion Protection for Dust Collection

BY David Grandaw Found In:Pellets, ThermalSound explosion prevention and protection strategies are critical in the most susceptible areas of a pellet plant. One process vessel especially prone to a dust explosion is the air-material separator, due to the very dry, fine dust it pulls in. READ MORE

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