Pellets & Densified Biomass

22 hours ago

German Pellets files for insolvency

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, ThermalOn Feb. 11, German Pellets GmbH announced a German court has appointed a provisional insolvency administrator with regard to insolvency proceedings that have been initiated against the assets of the company. READ MORE

23 hours ago

Active Energy Group announces launch of AEG CoalSwitch

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, ThermalU.K.-based Active Energy Group Plc recently announced the launch of its AEG CoalSwitch division. According to the company, its AEG CoalSwitch technology creates a biomass-based drop-in replacement for coal. READ MORE

23 hours ago

North American pellet exports increased during the third quarter

BY North American Wood Fiber Review Found In:Pellets, Power, ThermalNorth American overseas pellet exports increased for the second consecutive quarter in the third quarter of 2015, rising 15 percent from the previous quarter to reach a new record high of just over 1.6 million tons. READ MORE

February 10, 2016

Supreme Court delays enforcement of Clean Power Plan

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, PowerOn Feb. 9, the U.S. Supreme Court granted a request to delay enforcement of the U.S. EPA’s Clean Power Plan until legal challenges are resolved. READ MORE

February 10, 2016

EIA increases short-term forecast for power production from wood

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, BiogasThe U.S. Energy Information Administration has released the February edition of its Short-Term Energy Outlook, predicting total renewables used in the electric power sector will increase by 8.1 percent this year. READ MORE

February 10, 2016

Details announced for industry tour at 2016 IBCE

BY BBI International Found In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsBBI International has announced the agenda for the industry tour taking place April 14 at the ninth annual International Biomass Conference & Expo . This tour will provide an in-depth look at the biogas industry in Charlotte, North Carolina. READ MORE

February 09, 2016

Floreat Group seeds biomass ventures, invests in UK renewables

BY Floreat Group Found In:Pellets, ThermalFloreat Group has committed $50 million to the U.K. biomass sector and launched FCM Bioenergy Ltd., trading as Vesta. Vesta is an energy supply company specializing in providing low-cost, long-term green energy contracts using biomass. READ MORE

February 08, 2016

Resolute Forest Products releases fourth quarter results

BY Katie FletcherFound In:Pellets, PowerResolute Forest Products Inc. recently released its fourth quarter financial results, reporting its wood products segment generated an operating loss of $8 million in the quarter, but shipments rose 6 percent due to capacity enhancement initiatives. READ MORE

February 05, 2016

A Call For Columnists

BY Anna SimetFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsHave a great idea for content, or a message to share? I want to hear about it. READ MORE