Anna Simet

A North Dakota native and Twin Cities resident, Anna Simet (Austin) is managing editor of Biomass Magazine at BBI International, where she has worked since June 2008. She is a graduate of the University of North Dakota and has nearly a decade of journalistic experience, the majority of which has been in bioenergy and biofuels.

Latest Posts by Anna Simet

January 23, 2020

The Other Parts of the Equation

A specialty hearth retailer and appliance manufacturer weigh in on what might help facilitate further growth in the thriving U.S. wood pellet market. READ MORE

December 11, 2019

Boiling Down Our Message

Supporting, following and learning from organizations like Future Forests + Jobs helps the industry push back and stand up for itself when misleading and inaccurate stories are published. READ MORE

December 11, 2019

On The Horizon

The U.S. Industrial Pellet Association's annual gathering in Miami drew attendees from across the globe, representing all facets of the supply chain. READ MORE

October 31, 2019

Accepting, Understanding and Mitigating Risk

Operator training is just one piece of the very complex safety puzzle of biomass energy facilities. READ MORE

October 28, 2019

Dealing with Combustible Dust

Flamex and IEP Technologies equip customers with the knowhow and tools they need to protect assets and employees. READ MORE

October 21, 2019

Q&A with Brian Rogers, Future Forests + Jobs

The recently launched Future Forests + Jobs is an initiative aimed at pushing back against anti-forestry and anti-biomass activists. READ MORE

September 30, 2019

At Your Service

While navigating permitting processes and meeting regulatory and emission requirements can be difficult and daunting, it’s evident that the expertise—and experience—needed to position producers for long-term success is out there, and eager to assist. READ MORE

September 27, 2019

Expertise Via Experience

From emissions to moisture to presses, Pellet Mill Magazine discusses problem-solving, technology and innovation with polished product and service providers. READ MORE

September 09, 2019

Adding to Bottom Lines

Among the many benefits of the industry segments we cover in Biomass Magazine is that most often, the feedstock or fuel source would otherwise go unused—waste wood, food waste and other organics, municipal solid waste, biogas and the list goes on. READ MORE

September 06, 2019

Blending Passion with Flavor

The grilling pellet market has experienced exponential growth over the past few years, a trend likely to continue. READ MORE