Pellets & Densified Biomass

September 17, 2014

Enviva to develop 3 new pellet plants

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:PelletsEnviva LP is pursuing the development of three new wood pellet plants, including two in North Carolina, which were recently announced by state officials. A location for the third project has not been finalized. READ MORE

September 17, 2014

Opinion: All Markets Great and Small

BY Tim PortzFound In:PelletsThe fourth quarter issue of Pellet Mill Magazine offers news and feature reports on industry efforts expanding on all fronts, domestic and international. READ MORE

September 16, 2014

BlueFire Renewables pursues new avenues of revenue for projects

BY Katie FletcherFound In:Pellets, Advanced FuelsBlueFire Renewables Inc. recently filed a quarterly report with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission noting the company is seeking financing for its proposed Fulton, Mississippi, project from Chinese entities. READ MORE

September 16, 2014

Opinion: Wood Pellet Quality Schemes

BY Chris WibergFound In:PelletsUnderstanding the similarities and primary differences of various pellet quality schemes for certification: DINplus, ENplus, CANplus and the Pellet Fuel Institute Standards Program. READ MORE

September 16, 2014

In Depth: Pellet Heat for the Pink Building

BY Sue Retka SchillFound In:PelletsAn Alaskan boiler retrofit illustrates the potential for biomass heating in other federal buildings. READ MORE

September 15, 2014

Herty adds hammer mills, broadens scope of testing opportunities

BY Herty Advanced Materials Development Center Found In:PelletsThe addition of two wood grinding hammer mills to the pilot testing facility at Georgia Southern University's Herty Advanced Materials Development Center will allow for efficient testing of high moisture content materials for pellet feedstock. READ MORE

September 15, 2014

In Depth: Q&A: Many Hats for Hedrick

BY Katie FletcherFound In:PelletsThe Pellet Fuel Institute’s executive director, Jennifer Hedrick, shares insights on her many roles, as well as the challenges and prospects ahead for the pellet industry. READ MORE

September 15, 2014

Opinion: Positive Horizons for US Pellets Around the Globe

BY Seth GintherFound In:PelletsLooking ahead, we see industrial wood pellets playing a large role in mitigating climate change both here at home and around the world. The U.S. stands ready to continue to provide a steady, sustainable supply to meet this growing demand. READ MORE

September 14, 2014

In Depth: The Path Ahead

BY Sue Retka SchillFound In:PelletsPFI conference speakers project cautious optimism. READ MORE