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How can we pass up option of supporting biomass power? – The Boston Globe

How can we pass up option of supporting biomass power?The Boston GlobeThe Aug. 7 story on biomass (“Fuel plan draws critics,” Page A1) demonstrated a profound misunderstanding of biomass power. New England biomass power facilities purchase leftovers and residues from local landowners, foresters, and mills, which they use …

Anti-Biomass UK No.2 Ltd campaigners meet with Natural Resources Wales and Associated British Ports in Barry – Barry and District News

Barry and District NewsAnti-Biomass UK No.2 Ltd campaigners meet with Natural Resources Wales and Associated British Ports in BarryBarry and District NewsMs Hutt described both meetings as “constructive” and said both provided an opportunity for an open exchange of views concerning the Biomass UK No. 2 Ltd plant currently under construction in Woodham Road, Barry. The purpose of the NRW meeting was …

Cinda Jones: Argues biomass energy is a benefit to forests – GazetteNET

Cinda Jones: Argues biomass energy is a benefit to forestsGazetteNETUnlike more forested states, Massachusetts doesn’t have sufficient local forest products markets like sawmills or other secondary wood manufacturing operations such as glu-lam, biomass and pellet plants. As a result, most Massachusetts logs are being …

University student sees research potential in forest sector – Canadian Biomass

Canadian BiomassUniversity student sees research potential in forest sectorCanadian BiomassAug. 8, 2017 – When University of Northern British Columbia’s (UNBC) Lindsay Albers began her post-secondary studies, she didn’t know that forestry would be in the cards. The 21-year-old Biochemistry and Molecular Biology student initially had her …and more »

Battle over biomass subsidies at state energy resources hearing – The Recorder

The RecorderBattle over biomass subsidies at state energy resources hearingThe RecorderHOLYOKE — It’s a local, plentiful energy source, but environmentalists argue that biomass — wood chips or pellets — can’t be considered clean energy and …Editorial: Need for biomass balance – Daily Hampshire GazetteGazetteNETall 2 news articles »

Canadian airlines look to ramp up biofuel use – Canadian Biomass

Canadian airlines look to ramp up biofuel useCanadian BiomassAug. 8, 2017 – Air Canada and Westjet share the common goal of increasing their use of biofuels and say Canada could lead the world in the production and use of fuel from biomass. Representatives from both airlines shared their companies’ strategies to …

Tour OPG biomass power plants with WPAC – Canadian Biomass

Tour OPG biomass power plants with WPACCanadian BiomassThe tour will take participants to four biomass facilities, including Resolute Forest Products’ pellet plant in Thunder Bay, Confederation College’s Bioenergy Facility, and Ontario Power Generation’s Atikokan and Thunder Bay generating stations. This …

Committee proposes amendments to EU’s RED II – Canadian Biomass

Committee proposes amendments to EU’s RED IICanadian BiomassThe ENVI committee published two amendments to article 26, paragraph six of RED II, which deals with biofuels, bioliquids and biomass fuels produced from forest biomass. One of the amendments removes the entire second subparagraph, which was an …