November 25, 2015
The Global Pellet Market Outlook Summit will be held on April 11 in Charlotte, North Carolina. It’s a really nice compliment to the largest annual gathering of biomass professionals in the U.S., an event that already has plenty of content dedicated t
November 20, 2015
The U.K. has been a role model to other countries looking to reduce dependence on fossil fuels, reduce carbon emissions and increase renewable energy generation. But, as of recent, it seems the tides may be turning.
November 17, 2015
A pair of quarterly earnings calls offer the Pellet Mill Magazine team an opportunity to learn some otherwise rare insight.
November 13, 2015
To combat the state's dead and dying forest problem, California Gov. Jerry Brown has called for 19 different initiatives, the majority of which are related to getting the materials to bioenergy facilities.
November 06, 2015
One of the potential stories that were on the table for the January issue of Biomass Magazine, themed plant operation, maintenance and repair, was an article about pellet stove operation and maintenance.
November 02, 2015
Executive Editor Tim Portz recalls his weeklong inquiry into biofuels policy and wonders aloud if a broad consensus on policy within the biofuels industry is attainable anymore.
October 30, 2015
Renewable fuel makers of all kinds need to band together, instead of bash each other, to get where we need to go.
October 23, 2015
Already battling low fossil fuel prices—in some states, fuel oil is now cheaper than wood pellets—the projected El Niño winter is not welcome news.
October 19, 2015
A preview of the next two weeks in bioenergy which will feature a celebration of the broader industry, an important check in with the advanced biofuels sector and an important grand opening of a cellulosic ethanol plant in central Iowa.
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October 16, 2015
In roughly a decade, Oregon will have completely phased out coal. Portland General Electric’s Boardman power plant, the last operating coal-fired station in the state, is scheduled to shut down by 2020. More on that further down.