Biomass Power

10 minutes ago

41 MW biomass power plant inaugurated in UK

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:PowerThe U.K.-based Templeborough Biomass Power Plant was officially inaugurated June 24. Located in Rotherham, South Yorkshire, the 41 MW facility takes in waste wood as fuel and can generate enough electricity to power 78,000 homes. READ MORE

12 minutes ago

DOE announces open meeting of biomass R&D advisory committee

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsThe U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy announced June 24 plans to hold an open meeting of the Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee on June 26 in Missoula, Montana. READ MORE

24 minutes ago

Margam Green Energy Plant begins operations in the UK

BY Margam Green Energy Plant Found In:PowerThe U.K.-based Margam Green Energy Plant has entered commercial operation. The £160 million renewable energy plant, fueled by waste wood, will generate power for up to 75,000 homes. The facility is owned by Glennmont Partners. READ MORE

2 hours ago

Opinion: Pressure Builds on US EPA to Process e-RINs

BY Bob Cleaves Found In:PowerThe RFS Power Coalition met with the U.S. Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs as part of its public outreach process, to share a few thoughts about electric renewable identification numbers. READ MORE

June 25, 2019

In Depth: Capturing the Value of Waste Heat

BY Anna SimetFound In:Power, ThermalBurgess Biopower is securing unique partners to help the 75-MW plant capitalize on all it has to offer. READ MORE

June 24, 2019

FutureMetrics criticizes treatment of biomass in EPA’s ACE rule

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, PowerFutureMetrics has released a statement criticizing the U.S. EPA’s Affordable Clean Energy Program for its treatment of biomass and calling the program’s discussion of how to measure CO2 emissions “misguided.” READ MORE

June 24, 2019

In Depth: High-Efficiency Shutdowns: Improving Boiler Reliability and Increasing Uptime

BY Rebecca M. Knecht Found In:PowerRegular inspections of boilers, pressure vessels, piping, and tanks help reduce the risk of failures, accidents and unplanned downtime. READ MORE

June 24, 2019

In Depth: Low-Carbon Cure

BY Ron KotrbaFound In:PowerA Sri Lanka-based tire factory switches from fuel oil to biomass for steam generation in the tire-curing process. READ MORE

June 21, 2019

46 MW biomass plant in Spain begins final testing phase

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:PowerA 46-megawatt (MW) biomass power plant under development by Ence Energía y Celulosa S.A. in Huelva, Spain, has begun the final testing phase of its equipment. Commercial startup is expected later this year. READ MORE