The Ash Content Blog

October 06, 2014

Miami Advice

BY Tim PortzExecutive Editor Tim Portz's candid assessment of the hottest topics at this year's U.S. Industrial Pellet Association Exporting Pellets Conference. READ MORE

September 16, 2014

Left Out of the Energiewende?

BY Tim PortzBiomass continues to get marginalized in most conversations in the mainstream press about renewable energy. Thoughts on 2015. See you in Miami. READ MORE

September 02, 2014

Industry Pulse Strong and Steady

BY Tim PortzAs the Pellet Mill Magazine team closes out its 2014 print year, they find a strong industry getting stronger as markets continue to grow and new markets continue to emerge. READ MORE

August 19, 2014

A Chance of Flurries

BY Tim PortzDoes the flurry of news in the pellet sector in the last two weeks foretell a particularly snowy winter? READ MORE

August 05, 2014

Considering the Counterfactuals

BY Tim PortzA recently released report about the greenhouse gas implications of making power from pellets puts arrows into our industry's quiver, but also the quivers of our detractors. READ MORE

July 15, 2014

Moving Day

BY Tim Portz

July 01, 2014

Pellet Press OEMs are Busy People

BY Tim PortzDiscoveries made while working on a feature about pellet presses and the companies that manufacture them. READ MORE

June 17, 2014

Seeing is Believing II

BY Tim PortzThe second part of an account of a week long excursion to better understand the forestry sector, forest landowners and the ways in which forested acres are managed, at incredible scale. READ MORE

June 03, 2014

Seeing is Believing

BY Tim PortzPreviewing a week long, whistle-stop tour through the deep South's robust inventory of forests, networking with landowners and UK power generators. READ MORE

May 20, 2014

Double Your Pleasure

BY Tim PortzPellet Press is re-branded and now twice monthly. Pellet Industry an intricate web of interconnected producers and buyers. Seeking sources for future big box retailers as pellet distributors story. READ MORE

May 06, 2014

Biomass is Base Load

BY Tim Portz

March 31, 2014

Overheard In Orlando

BY Tim PortzReviewing the International Biomass Conference and Expo, Pellet Mill Magazine Executive Editor Tim Portz offers his reactions and shares some snippets from some of the conversations he had and overhead at the event. READ MORE

January 07, 2014

My Watch List for 2014

BY Tim PortzThe pellet industry is poised to have a telling year in 2014. Will the optimism and promise that marked 2013 carry forward into 2014? The following stories are must watch stories as the industry marches forward into 2014. READ MORE

December 03, 2013

Increasing Demand Stokes Innovation

BY Tim Portz

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