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 over eight years of journalistic experience.

Latest Posts by Anna Simet

May 26, 2015

OPG’s Biomass Brothers

Brent Boyko and Faron Rollins are the faces of the standout utility’s biomass initiatives. READ MORE

May 22, 2015

Two Plans, Both Alike In Priority

Earlier this week, I put together a round-up of recent legislation that would raise, lower or dismantle state renewable energy standards (RES), or renewable portfolio standards (RPS). READ MORE

May 21, 2015

Vermont company plans to pipe digester gas to college

A Vermont company is waiting on permission from the Vermont Public Service Board to construct a project that will transport dairy digester-derived biogas to Middlebury College to displace around 640,000 gallons of No. 6 fuel oil annually. READ MORE

May 20, 2015

Bills aim to raise, alter, remove state RPS programs

While Hawaii has made recently headlines in the renewable policy world with plans to raise its renewable portfolio standard higher than any state has to date, several states have seen recent attempts to freeze, dismantle or alter their programs. READ MORE

May 15, 2015

Show Us Your Stuff

Although it’s not even June, we’re soon to begin work on the August issue of Biomass Magazine, which is our Equipment Issue. READ MORE

May 12, 2015

Hawaii set to be first state with 100 percent renewables goal

According to the Hawaiian government, billions of dollars are diverted from the state’s economy each year because of its dependence on imported fossil fuels. A bill that sits on the governor’s desk will set a goal of 100 percent renewables by 2045. READ MORE

May 01, 2015

Pressing Policy & Regulation

Policy, policy and regulation was an ongoing theme at the International Biomass Conference & Expo last week, and, coincidentally, we are just beginning work on our July issue, which is themed exactly that. READ MORE

April 24, 2015

Combatting Corrosion

Waste-to-energy plants have different fuel mixes, but corrosion and metal wastage is a commonality. READ MORE

April 21, 2015

Egger, Ontario Power Generation land awards at biomass conference

Biomass Magazine and the International Biomass Conference & Expo have announced this year’s recipients of its annual industry awards, which were distributed during a ceremony prior to the April 21 general session. READ MORE