Mid UK supplies waste wood for Sheffield biomass facility – letsrecycle.com

letsrecycle.comMid UK supplies waste wood for Sheffield biomass facilityletsrecycle.comEast Midlands-based waste management and recycling firm Mid UK Recycling has delivered its first load of waste-derived biomass wood chip to a £30m energy facility in Sheffield. The company has been handed a ten-year contract to supply … [Read more...]

Biomass helps UK have coal-free day | Bioenergy Insight Magazine – Bioenergy Insight Magazine

Bioenergy Insight MagazineBiomass helps UK have coal-free day | Bioenergy Insight MagazineBioenergy Insight MagazineThe UK ran coal free for 24 hours on Friday 21 April, the first time the country had done so on a working day since the Industrial Revolution. According to the ...Britain makes history, goes day without using … [Read more...]

Fortistar CNG Stations and Landfill Gas to Energy, Biomass and … – Business Wire (press release)

Fortistar CNG Stations and Landfill Gas to Energy, Biomass and ...Business Wire (press release)Fortistar, who investments in energy sources primarily focused on the transitioning to a zero-carbon economy, announced that it avoided 2.125 million.and more » … [Read more...]

Biomass As Economic Development Tool – Jefferson Public Radio

Jefferson Public RadioBiomass As Economic Development ToolJefferson Public RadioBoth the federal Forest Service and Oregon Department of Forestry have programs that guide and encourage the use of biomass, as an economic development tool for rural communities. Marcus Kauffmann is ODF's biomass expert and our guest. Tags:. … [Read more...]

Biomass success stories shared from Galena, Ketchikan, Tanana – KTOO

KTOOBiomass success stories shared from Galena, Ketchikan, TananaKTOODuring last week's Alaska Wood Energy Conference in Ketchikan, participants heard three “case studies” from communities in Alaska that have invested in biomass. Galena is a small village about 300 miles west of Fairbanks. It gets cold there in the … [Read more...]

Britain Has First Coalless Day Since 1880 – By Burning Even More Polluting Biomass Instead – Forbes

Telegraph.co.ukBritain Has First Coalless Day Since 1880 - By Burning Even More Polluting Biomass InsteadForbesA little happening nicely timed to intersect with Earth Day. The claim is that Britain's power system got by without using any coal yesterday, Friday. Which it did and this is the first time this has happened since we … [Read more...]

Biomass Plant Memo Signed – WCJB

Gainesville SunBiomass Plant Memo SignedWCJBGRU's memorandum containing an offer to buy the biomass plant for 750 million dollars was signed and approved by the owners of GREC in an email to GRU's general manager today. Ed Bilearski, the GRU general manager, said that this now sets the stage ...GREC OKs city's $750M biomass … [Read more...]

Report: Maine propping up unsustainable biomass power industry – Press Herald

Press HeraldReport: Maine propping up unsustainable biomass power industryPress HeraldTaxpayers and ratepayers have doled out more than a quarter of a billion dollars over the past decade to prop up Maine's biomass power industry, which cannot compete economically without subsidies and is among the state's top polluters, … [Read more...]

Maine RPS satisfied by mostly biomass power in 2015 – Biomass Magazine

Biomass MagazineMaine RPS satisfied by mostly biomass power in 2015Biomass MagazineThe Maine Public Utilities released its annual report on state renewable portfolio standard (RPS) requirements last month, which indicates that in 2015, the vast majority of renewable power used to meet the mandate was derived from biomass power … [Read more...]

Mon 8:30 | Biomass As Economic Development Tool – Jefferson Public Radio

The days of massive clearcuts of massive trees are largely over, at least on public land.  And in this age of smaller-diameter trees, there's plenty of talk of biomass.  Think of biomass as the leftovers... woody material too small to turn into lumber, but still big enough to burn.  The big question is whether it … [Read more...]