Pellets & Densified Biomass

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ENplus completes revision process

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:PelletsWood pellet quality certification scheme ENplus on Sept. 23 announced the conclusion of a multi-year consultation process and released revised standards, a new documentation structure and a new governance integrity program. READ MORE

September 30, 2022

Enviva celebrates opening of Mississippi pellet plant

BY Enviva Found In:Pellets Enviva Inc. on Sept. 30 held a ceremonial ribbon cutting at its recently constructed wood pellet manufacturing facility in George County, Mississippi. The facilty can produce 750,000 metric tons per year of wood pellets. READ MORE

September 29, 2022

Study: Half of Danes don’t know what biomass is

BY University of Copenhagen Found In:Pellets, Power, ThermalNearly half of Danes have never heard of Denmark’s largest source of renewable energy. The finding, reported in a study from the University of Copenhagen, is the first to explore Danish attitudes to woody biomass as an energy source. READ MORE

September 29, 2022

TrustBIX, BQNC launch biomass traceability pilot project

BY TrustBIX Inc. Found In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsTrustBIX Inc. is launching a biomass traceability pilot project with members of the BQNC. The project will demonstrate importance of biomass traceability for assuring product quality and important production attributes throughout the supply chain. READ MORE

September 28, 2022

IRENA: Global biofuel, bioenergy jobs at 12.7 million in 2021

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsWorldwide renewable energy employment reached 12.7 million last year, according to a report released by the International Renewable Energy Agency. Liquid biofuels, solid biomass and biogas accounted for a combined 3.44 million of those jobs. READ MORE

September 28, 2022

Drax contributes C$1 billion to Canadian economy

BY Drax Group Found In:Pellets, PowerIndependent analysis by Oxford Economics has shown that last year renewable energy leader Drax contributed CA$1.1 billion towards the Canadian economy. The company has 10 wood pellet plants in British Columbia and Alberta. READ MORE

September 26, 2022

Canada seeks proposals for biomass supply chain projects

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsThe Canadian government is seeking proposals for projects that will support the establishment of biomass supply chains to ensure that a steady and usable supply of sustainable feedstock is available to clean fuel production facilities. READ MORE

September 26, 2022

New research outlines Drax’s contribution to the UK economy

BY Drax Group Found In:Pellets, PowerIndependent analysis by Oxford Economics has shown that Drax contributed £1.8 billion towards the U.K. economy and supported 17,800 jobs across the U.K in 2021. The company's operations in the U.K., U.S., and Canada generated £3.1 billion in GDP. READ MORE

September 22, 2022

9 finalists advance to DOE wood heater technology slam

BY U.S. Department of Energy Found In:Pellets, ThermalA panel of expert judges has selected nine teams as finalists in the U.S. Department of Energy Bioenergy Technologies Office’s Wood Heater Design Challenge. The finalists will now advance to this year’s Technology Slam. READ MORE