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Nathan Crabbe: Avoiding another biomass debacle – Gainesville Sun

Gainesville SunNathan Crabbe: Avoiding another biomass debacleGainesville SunThere is nothing like a $754 million mistake to create a sense of caution. The biomass plant debacle continues to cast a shadow over everything Gainesville Regional Utilities does. After all, the 30-year contract for GRU to buy power from the plant’s …

Drax plans to cut cost of biomass electricity by a third – Reuters UK – Reuters

ReutersDrax plans to cut cost of biomass electricity by a third – Reuters UKReutersBritain’s Drax plans to cut the cost of the electricity it generates from biomass by a third over the next 10 years to reduce its reliance on subsidies, its CEO told Reuters.Britain’s Drax plans to cut cost of biomass electricity by a third …NasdaqDrax plans to cut cost of biomass electricity by a thirdYahoo News UKall 1 news articles »

Pinnacle pellets to feed hungry Japanese biomass industry – Terrace Standard

Terrace StandardPinnacle pellets to feed hungry Japanese biomass industryTerrace StandardA lot more wood is about to pass through Prince Rupert — as pellets. On Friday, the company that owns Westview pellet terminal, Pinnacle Renewable Energy Group, announced they have finalised a contract to sell 70,000 metric tonnes of wood pellets …Pinnacle pellets to feed hungry Japanese biomass industry …Ashcroft Cache Creek Journalall 2 news articles »

CIFOR signs MOU with Clean Power Indonesia to explore bamboo biomass – Center for International Forestry Research (press release)

Center for International Forestry Research (press release)CIFOR signs MOU with Clean Power Indonesia to explore bamboo biomassCenter for International Forestry Research (press release)BOGOR (19 April 2018) – Exploring the biomass potential of bamboo, the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) will sign a memorandum of understanding today with Clean Power Indonesia (CPI), originators of “Listrik Gotong Royong,” bamboo …

Don’t believe the hype: Biomass is an environmental disaster – Red Pepper

Red PepperDon’t believe the hype: Biomass is an environmental disasterRed PepperThe next fortnight will see two major events in the biomass industry’s calendar. Activists are planning responses in solidarity with communities affected by the industry. From 17th-19th April, London will host the world’s largest biomass conference …

How ‘green’ is biomass energy? Science Cafe NH will discuss it – Concord Monitor

Concord MonitorHow ‘green’ is biomass energy? Science Cafe NH will discuss itConcord MonitorHere’s a no-brainer: Burning wood for electricity is better than burning fossil fuels from an environmental point of view. Except that it’s actually a … um, whatever the opposite of “no-brainer” might be. (Yes-brainer? More-brainer? No …

ELB gets go ahead to start construction at Ngodwana biomass plant – Creamer Media’s Engineering News

New Hampshire Business ReviewELB gets go ahead to start construction at Ngodwana biomass plantCreamer Media’s Engineering NewsJSE-listed ELB’s ELB Engineering subsidiary, together with its project partner, KC Cottrell, has received notice to proceed with the building of a 25 MW biomass power plant for Ngodwana Energy following the successful bid in terms of the Renewable …Biomass plant subsidies belie the free market – New Hampshire …New Hampshire Business ReviewEnce, GBS sign boiler supply deal for 40-MW Spanish biomass plantRenewables Nowall 4 news articles »

Biomass plant back online after week of maintenance | News … – News & Observer

Biomass plant back online after week of maintenance | News …News & ObserverA biomass power plant located on the site of a former pulp and paper mill in Berlin, New Hampshire, is back online following a week of scheduled maintenance aided by 20 regional businesses.Biomass plant back online after week of maintenance – Times UnionAlbany Times Unionall 2 news articles »

Biomass Plant Back Online After Week of Maintenance – U.S. News & World Report

Biomass Plant Back Online After Week of MaintenanceU.S. News & World ReportA biomass power plant located on the site of a former pulp and paper mill in Berlin, New Hampshire, is back online following a week of scheduled maintenance aided by 20 regional businesses. April 15, 2018, at 8:14 a.m.. Biomass Plant Back Online After …and more »

International Biomass Conference & Expo returns to Atlanta – MDJOnline.com

International Biomass Conference & Expo returns to AtlantaMDJOnline.comThe 11th annual International Biomass Conference & Expo, produced by Biomass magazine and organized by BBI International – the publisher of Biodiesel magazine and Ethanol Producer magazine – begins next week. It will take place at the Cobb Galleria …

Planned Outage at Berlin Biomass Power Plant Winds Down – New Hampshire Public Radio

New Hampshire Public RadioPlanned Outage at Berlin Biomass Power Plant Winds DownNew Hampshire Public Radio”Biomass plants will typically schedule this time of year, because of what they call the spring and the fall mud season, so the loggers aren’t allowed to get into the woods, or if the roads are posted and whatnot,” he says. During the outage, Walker …

Biomass project ribbon cutting draws a crowd – Plumas County Newspapers

Plumas County NewspapersBiomass project ribbon cutting draws a crowdPlumas County NewspapersThis is only the beginning — a theme on the lips of many of the speakers at the ribbon cutting for the new biomass boiler project April 6. The torrential downpour on Friday afternoon could not put a damper on the excitement of the staff of Sierra …