Biomass Power

June 29, 2022

Hawaii PUC denies Hu Honua Bioenergy motions for reconsideration

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:PowerThe Hawaii Public Utilities Commission on June 24 denied motions for reconsideration filed by Hawaii Electric Light Co. Inc. (HELCO) and Hu Honua Bioenergy LLC asking the agency to reconsider its May 23 rejection of an amended PPA. READ MORE

June 29, 2022

USIPA: EU Council affirms support for biomass

BY U.S. Industrial Pellet Association Found In:Pellets, Power, ThermalThe U.S. Industrial Pellet Association (USIPA) on June 28 welcomed continued support for sustainable sourcing of ‘primary woody biomass’ by the EU Council’s General Approach for revising the Renewable Energy Directive (REDIII). READ MORE

June 29, 2022

CHAR provides biocarbon and green hydrogen to RNG update

BY CHAR Technologies Ltd. Found In:Power, Thermal, ChemicalsCHAR Technologies Ltd. announced that the City of Saint-Félicien, Québec, has received $CDN 2.8 million in government funding to support their waste heat recovery system from the forest biomass cogeneration plant in Saint-Félicien. READ MORE

June 29, 2022

Vilsack announces bioproduct pilot program

BY USDA Found In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsThe USDA is accepting applications for a new pilot program created under the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to support the development of biobased products that have lower carbon footprints and increase the use of renewable agricultural materials. READ MORE

June 29, 2022

British Steel forges new partnership to support Drax’s CCS projec

BY Drax Group Found In:Pellets, PowerRenewable energy company Drax has signed an agreement with British Steel to explore opportunities for its steel to be used to build the world’s largest multi-billion-pound carbon capture project at its power station in the UK. READ MORE

June 28, 2022

ITA seeks nominations for REEEAC

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsThe U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration on June 16 published a notice renewing its Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee and soliciting nominations for membership. READ MORE

June 28, 2022

US Gain partners with utility to expand focus on renewable energy

BY U.S. Gain Found In:Power, Thermal, BiogasU.S. Gain has announced it will supply renewable natural gas (RNG) to a large Midwest utility that is offering customers the ability to lower thier greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions via a voluntary RNG program. READ MORE

June 23, 2022

Vilsack’s Forest Service memorandum addresses wood-based SAF

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsAgriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on June 23 issued a memorandum to the U.S. Forest Service directing the agency to take bold actions to restore forests, improve resilience, and address the climate crisis. READ MORE

June 23, 2022

Biofuel, ag groups comment on SEC climate disclosures rulemaking

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsGrowth Energy, RNG Coalition, NCGA, and ASA are among the ag and biofuel groups that have weighed in on a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission proposed rule that focuses on climate-related disclosures. READ MORE