Latest Biomass Blogs

August 28, 2015

Is Coal-Derived Methane Power Renewable?

BY Anna SimetThis week, I learned of an operating project by Hoosier Energy that converts coalbed methane into electricity. The company has it listed in its renewable energy project portfolio and titles it thusly—the Osprey Point Renewable Energy Station. READ MORE

August 20, 2015

Greenbacks and Green Scams

BY Anna SimetLately, we’ve been getting quite a few emails from readers asking for advice about which companies to invest in. While we appreciate the fact that you seem to value our opinions and insight, it’s just not our business to make those recommendations. READ MORE

August 18, 2015

From Russia, with Love

BY Tim PortzA recent web story on Russian pellet production suggests that European pellet demand is driving real growth in the sector there. Pellet Mill Magazine Executive Editor Tim Portz fixes his team's attention on Russian production. READ MORE

August 14, 2015

Pellet Storage Safety

BY Anna SimetEarlier this week, I wrote a story on a wood pellet storage offgassing study.Let me just say that I now realize the degree of contention regarding this matter. READ MORE

August 07, 2015

Surveying Pellet Producers

BY Anna SimetTo put together this survey, our team worked with Pellet Mill Magazine editorial board members—who are mainly pellet plant CEOs/operators—so we have a hunch the results will be of interest to you. READ MORE

August 07, 2015

Surveying Pellet Producers

BY Anna SimetTo put together this survey, our team worked with Pellet Mill Magazine editorial board members—who are mainly pellet plant CEOs/operators—so we have a hunch the results will be of interest to you. READ MORE

August 04, 2015

A Moment of Your Time

BY Tim PortzExecutive Editor Tim Portz announces a new Pellet Mill Magazine survey and asks for robust support from pellet producers. READ MORE

July 30, 2015

Clean Power Plan Rules Loom

BY Anna SimetWord is that the Clean Power Plan rules will be released next week. READ MORE

July 24, 2015

Closing in on Closed-Loop

BY Anna SimetAs you may already know if you work at a biomass power, pellet or biogas plant, we’ve changed the way we do our plant calls and data maintenance for our print and online maps. READ MORE

July 17, 2015

Pinnacle's Panamax Success

BY Anna SimetIn early June, I blogged about the fact that Canada’s Pinnacle Pellet successfully fully loaded a Panamax-class vessel with wood pellets, and a couple of days ago, I got an update from John Singleton at Handy Shipping Guide. READ MORE

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