Biomass Power

May 25, 2023

Ductor, TotalEnergies announce biogas joint venture

BY Ductor Oy Found In:Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsDuctor and TotalEnergies have announced aa new commercial and financial partnership with joint development of production facilities and TotalEnergies equity ownership in Ductor. The joint venture is expected to develop 15 to 20 biogas projects. READ MORE

May 23, 2023

Drax announces plans for 3 US BECSS projects

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, PowerDrax Group plc announced on May 23 it has selected two sites in the U.S. to build new BECCS projects. The company is also developing an option for a project to add BECCS to an existing pellet plant in Louisiana. READ MORE

May 22, 2023

Federal agency launches effort to improve data on the bioeconomy

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsThe White House OMB has opened a public comment period as part of a federal effort that aims to improve how to identify, classify and measure bioeconomy manufacturing, technology and products, including biobased fuels, chemicals and materials. READ MORE

May 16, 2023

USDA offers $11 billion in clean energy funding

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, BiogasThe USDA on May 16 announced it will soon begin accepting letters of interest (LOIs) under two programs that will support the deployment of clean and renewable energy, including eligible biomass projects. READ MORE

May 10, 2023

EIA updates bioenergy forecasts

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, BiogasRenewables are currently expected to account for 23 percent of U.S. electricity production in 2023, increasing to 26 percent in 2024, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s latest Short-Term Energy Outlook, released May 9. READ MORE

May 09, 2023

RNG Coalition, ABC urge EPA to move forward with eRIN proposal

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Power, Biogas, Advanced FuelsThe Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas (RNG Coalition) and American Biogas Council on May 5 partnered with six other organizations to urge the U.S. EPA to promptly open the Renewable Fuel Standard to eligible sources of biobased electricity. READ MORE

May 05, 2023

RFS Power Coalition urges EPA to activate national eRINs program

BY RFS Power Coalition Found In:Power, Biogas, Advanced FuelsThe RFS Power Coalition is reaffirming its support for the inclusion of renewable electricity in the RFS and uring the EPA to follow through on the creation of a national eRINs program as part of the final SET Rule. READ MORE

May 03, 2023

Anaergia supplies RNG to FuelCell Energy for hydrogen production

BY Anaergia Inc. Found In:Power, Advanced FuelsAnaergia Inc. has announced that its subsidiary SoCal Biomethane LLC will supply RNG as facilitated by fuels marketer Anew Climate to FuelCell Energy’s Tri-gen system to produce carbon-negative hydrogen and electricity for a Toyota facility. READ MORE

May 01, 2023

WBA invites stakeholders to help develop bioenergy best practices

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, ThermalThe World Bioenergy Association on April 19 published a paper titled, “Transparency, trust and best practice of responsible biomass use,” and is inviting bioenergy stakeholders to come together to discuss sustainability best practices. READ MORE