Lignetics acquires Geneva Wood Fuels

Lignetics Inc. has announced the acquisition of the assets of GF Funding LLC, formerly known as Geneva Wood Fuels, expanding its footprint into Maine and upper New England.
READ MORE   SHARE    

U.S. DOE releases second Quadrennial Technology Review

This month, the U.S. DOE released its second Quadrennial Technology Review. The report examines the current status of clean energy technologies, identifying clean energy research opportunities for the power sector.
READ MORE   SHARE    


Model Neighborhood Wood Heat Initiative reports great success

Participants in the Model Neighborhood Wood Heat Initiative gathered Oct. 1 to celebrate the program’s success. So far, the program has helped install state-of-the-art, high efficiency wood pellet boilers in 23 homes and 8 non-residential buildings.
READ MORE   SHARE    

New organization formed to advocate for RFS

The ethanol industry has a new advocate in the form of a nonprofit organization called Americans for Energy Security and Innovation.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Aemetis harvesting biomass sorghum in California

Aemetis Inc., an advanced renewable fuels and biochemicals company, announced the harvesting of 12- to 15- foot tall biomass sorghum grown in Central California that was produced using proprietary Nexsteppe seed genetics.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Rutgers report assesses New Jersey bioenergy potential

A recent Rutgers University assessment on bioenergy potential in New Jersey found that the state producers over 7 million dry tons of biomass annually, over 4 million of which could be recovered and used to generate power, heat or vehicle fuel.
READ MORE   SHARE    

U.S. DOE requests information on clean energy for remote Alaska

The U.S. DOE is proposing a new initiative to significantly accelerate adoption of sustainable clean and energy efficiency strategies in remote rural Alaskan communities.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Sumitomo to build 50 MW biomass plant in Japan

Sumitomo Corp. has made public plans to construct a 50-MW wood biomass power plant in Sakata City, Yamagata Prefecture through its wholly owned subsidiary Summit Energy Corp.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Propel sells Diesel HPR renewable diesel at new Bay Area location

Propel Fuels is now offering Neste Oil’s NExBTL renewable diesel in the San Francisco Bay Area at the “880 Gas” station on West A Street in Hayward, California.
READ MORE   SHARE    

GE advances energy neutrality for municipal wastewater treatment

With the energy used by water and wastewater treatment plants in the United States accounting for 35 percent of a typical local government’s energy budget, GE today formally introduced its new ZeeLung Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor technology.
READ MORE   SHARE    

U.S. DOE publishes roadmap to double energy productivity by 2030

This month, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz announced a roadmap in support of President Obama’s goal to double U.S. energy productivity by 2030. The report lays out a path businesses, state and local governments, consumers and others can use.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Michigan State, ExxonMobil enter $1M algae research partnership

A new $1 million relationship between Michigan State University and ExxonMobil will expand research designed to progress the fundamental science required to advance algae-based fuels.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Industry Events

National Advanced Biofuels Conference & Expo

October 26-28, 2015
Hilton Omaha
Omaha, Nebraska

tcbiomass2015

November 2-5, 2015
Westin Chicago River North
Chicago, Illinois

2016 International Biomass Conference & Expo

April 11-14, 2016
Charlotte Convention Center
Charlotte, North Carolina

2016 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo

June 20-23, 2016
Wisconsin Center
Milwaukee, Wisconsin



Subscribe     Unsubscribe



308 Second Ave. N., Suite 304 | Grand Forks, ND 58203 | biomassmagazine.com | 701-746-8385

© BBI International 2010