Biomass Power

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CoBank: Incentives spur dairy digester development in California

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsA report issued by CoBank’s Knowledge Exchange on Aug. 5 explains how California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard and Cap-and-Trade programs have helped successfully spur the development of dairy digester projects within the state. READ MORE

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GB Railfreight, Drax extend rail contract to transport biomass

BY Drax Found In:Pellets, PowerGB Railfreight and Drax have agreed to extend their contract to transport supplies of sustainable biomass from U.K. ports to Drax Power Station in North Yorkshire until 2025. Drax said the deal is critical to its global biomass supply chain. READ MORE

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PNNL waives fee to test-drive portfolio of intellectual property

BY Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Found In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsAs businesses of all sizes weather today’s tough economy, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is offering its entire portfolio of patented technologies on a research trial basis—at no cost—to spur economic development and create new jobs. READ MORE

August 06, 2020

Enviva releases Q2 results, discusses expansion plans

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, PowerEnviva Partners LP released second quarter financial results on Aug. 5, reporting that the operation of its wood pellet plants and terminals has not been interrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The company also outlined its expansion plans. READ MORE

August 05, 2020

BP net zero strategy features increased bioenergy production

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Power, Biogas, Advanced FuelsBP on Aug. 4 announced a new strategy to transform from an international oil company focused on producing resources to an integrated energy company. As part of that goal, BP aims to become a net zero company by 2050. READ MORE

August 05, 2020

Drax: Ground-breaking carbon recycling project launches

BY Drax Found In:Pellets, PowerREACT-FIRST is the U.K.’s first-ever scalable route to the sustainable generation of protein capturing the CO2 from bioenergy generation. It launches with financial support from the government in the form of £3 million funding from Innovate U.K. READ MORE

August 04, 2020

Blue Flint granted $155,000 to consider biomass conversion

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Power, Thermal, Advanced FuelsThe North Dakota Agricultural Products Utilization Commission has awarded Blue Flint $155,000 to research and conduct a feasibility study on the utilization of biomass as a fuel and power source for its 70 MMgy ethanol plant. READ MORE

August 04, 2020

Australian demonstration project will convert biogas to hydrogen

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsAustralia-based Hazer Group on July 31 announced its board has made a final investment decision to proceed with the development of a commercial demonstration plant (CDP) that will convert biogas to hydrogen and graphite. READ MORE

August 03, 2020

Covanta provides WtE update, discusses impacts of COVID-19

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:PowerCovanta Holding Corp. provided a brief update of its waste-to-energy (WtE) projects and discussed the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on its operations during a second quarter earnings call held July 31. READ MORE