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Massive UK biomethane plant went live after only six month construction time

Massive UK biomethane plant went live after only six month construction time

Exemplary project of WELTEC BIOPOWER demonstrates successful use of waste-to-energy With a construction time of only six months, the biomethane plant of Lanes Farm Energy near Pontefract, West Yorkshire, Uk went live on time. “We are very happy and...

31-10-2019 Hits:122 Biofuels

Alamo group inc. Completes acquisition of Morbark, llc

Alamo group inc. Completes acquisition of Morbark, llc

Alamo Group Inc. (NYSE: ALG) has just reported that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Morbark, LLC, a former portfolio company of Stellex Capital Management, for a total consideration of approximately $352 million, on a debt fr...

31-10-2019 Hits:80 Biofuels

Swedish bioenergy technology helping to mitigate earthquakes in the Netherlands

Swedish bioenergy technology helping to mitigate earthquakes in the Netherlands

The Swedish engineering company PetroBio has been commissioned to convert the energy production at the Dutch tomato grower Zonnekreek Tomato from natural gas to renewable bio energy - The extraction of natural gas in the Netherlands has caused ...

30-10-2019 Hits:123 Forest Bioenergy

Greencoat Capital agrees first biomass acquisition - 40MW Templeborough Biomass Power Plant from Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners

Greencoat Capital agrees first biomass acquisition - 40MW Templeborough Biomass Power Plant from Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners

Greencoat Capital is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of Templeborough Biomass Power Plant Ltd (“TBPP”) from Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (“CIP”). The investment is being made on behalf of a number of Greencoat C...

30-10-2019 Hits:91 Biofuels

Investors Won’t Eyeball Sustainable Tech Without A Coherent Framework. Can Brussels Help?

Investors Won’t Eyeball Sustainable Tech Without A Coherent Framework. Can Brussels Help?

Ahead of the trilogue negotiations on EU Taxonomy regulation, the bioenergy, agriculture and forest sectors would like to raise the attention of the European legislator on the importance of a coherent and consistent legislative framework if we truly ...

30-10-2019 Hits:74 Biofuels

Domtar Commits to Pursuing Forest Stewardship Council® Certification of Wabigoon, Trout Lake Forests In 2020, 2021

Domtar Commits to Pursuing Forest Stewardship Council® Certification of Wabigoon, Trout Lake Forests In 2020, 2021

Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) has just announced a pledge to pursue new Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC) certification standards for the Canadian government lands that the company manages in the Wabigoon forest (in 2020) and Trout Lake f...

30-10-2019 Hits:80 Forest

SCA starts the forest adventure "Kalla Champs" with Charlotte Kalla

SCA starts the forest adventure "Kalla Champs" with Charlotte Kalla

SCA is now launching the forest adventure "Kalla Champs" for children and young people together with ski star Charlotte Kalla. The aim is to get more children and young people out into the forest and nature in a playful and fun way. The initiative is...

30-10-2019 Hits:150 Forest

International certification scheme for wood chips secures its first certified company

International certification scheme for wood chips secures its first certified company

GoodChips®, the first international certification scheme for wood chips has this month secured its first certified company with UK wood fuel heating specialists, LC Energy. GoodChips®, the sister scheme of world leading pellet certification schem...

30-10-2019 Hits:78 Forest Bioenergy

Valmet to supply an optimization solution for Helen Ltd’s district heat production and network in Helsinki, Finland

Valmet to supply an optimization solution for Helen Ltd’s district heat production and network in Helsinki, Finland

Valmet will supply an optimization solution for Helen Ltd’s district heat production and network in Helsinki, Finland. The system will enable the company to improve the energy efficiency of its district heating network, reduce emissions and lower cos...

30-10-2019 Hits:118 Biofuels

Bioplant to provide heating for the city of kemi, finland

Bioplant to provide heating for the city of kemi, finland

KPA Unicon will supply Unicon Biograte bioplant for Kemin Energia ja Vesi Oy. Construction of the plant has begun in the industrial area of Karjalahti in Kemi, Finland in the fall 2019. The commissioning of the plant will be by spring 2021. The plan...

30-10-2019 Hits:86 Biofuels

ENplus® Revision goes to Enquiry Stage

ENplus® Revision goes to Enquiry Stage

The world-leading certification scheme for wood pellet quality enters the next stage of its multi stakeholders’ revision process with that of the Public Consultation. The revised version of the ENplus® procedures and requirements are expected to be p...

30-10-2019 Hits:67 Pellets

Valmet to deliver biomass pretreatment system to PRAJ Industries in India

Valmet to deliver biomass pretreatment system to PRAJ Industries in India

Valmet will deliver biomass pretreatment system to PRAJ Industries for their second-generation bio refinery project which is under execution in India. The delivery is planned for the year 2020. The order was included in Valmet’s orders received of th...

30-10-2019 Hits:99 Biofuels

Libryo pledges commitment to growing renewable energy sector

Libryo pledges commitment to growing renewable energy sector

Renewable energy suppliers currently produce more than 20 per cent of the UK’s electricity and EU targets mean that this is likely to increase to 30 percent in the next year. With this substantial growth, coupled with the ever-changing legislation, e...

30-10-2019 Hits:71 Biofuels

World's first combined 2G ethanol and crude lignin oil biorefinery inches closer to reality

World's first combined 2G ethanol and crude lignin oil biorefinery inches closer to reality

Sainc Energy Limited (Sainc), a London-based developer of biomass refineries, has entered into a definitive supply contract for 180,000 tons per annum of local olive tree prunings for its planned advanced bio-refinery at Villaralto, in Cordoba P...

30-10-2019 Hits:85 Biofuels

Nfu backs biomass heat works! Campaign calling out government on rural decarbonisation policy…

Nfu backs biomass heat works! Campaign calling out government on rural decarbonisation policy…

The National Farmers’ Union (NFU) has pledged its support to the Biomass Heat Works! campaign, the biomass heat industry’s call for UK Government to act now, protect approximately 46,000 jobs, extend the Renewable Heat Incentive scheme (RHI) and rais...

30-10-2019 Hits:215 Biofuels

New Sustainable Certification Scheme Starts Practical Tests

New Sustainable Certification Scheme Starts Practical Tests

The SUSTAINABLE RESOURCES Verification Scheme GmbH (SURE) has announced the start of the practical operation for the certification of sustainable power and heat from biomass at this year’s German Industry for Wood Energy conference in Würzburg. Sin...

30-10-2019 Hits:86 Biofuels

Complete production chain from biomass residues to Fischer-Tropsch products successfully validated

Complete production chain from biomass residues to Fischer-Tropsch products successfully validated

Production of biofuel by gasification of biomass residues was successfully validated in the EU’s COMSYN project in September. The process performance was verified with bark in an 80 hour-long test run at VTT. The syngas conversion to Fischer-Tropsch ...

30-10-2019 Hits:139 Biofuels

Commenting on the passing of the Climate Change (Emissions Reduction Targets) Bill

Commenting on the passing of the Climate Change (Emissions Reduction Targets) Bill

Claire Mack, Chief Executive at Scottish Renewables, said: “The cross-party consensus that Scotland must take bold action on emissions reductions remains one of the most important aspects of Scotland’s climate change success and we welcome this piece...

30-10-2019 Hits:55 Biofuels

Pellets

ENplus® Revision goes to Enquiry Stage

The world-leading certification scheme for wood pellet quality enters the next stage of its multi stakeholders’ revision process with that of the Public Consultation. The revised version of the ENplus® procedures and requirements are expected to be p...

30-10-2019 Hits:67 Pellets

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Wood Pellet Imports to the UK Fell 24% Year-Over-Year in August after Record High Imports During the First Half of 2016

Wood pellet imports to the United Kingdom have gone up dramatically the past five years and are likely to reach a new all-time-high in 2016, according to the North American Wood Fiber Review. The US South is the main supplying region with shipments h...

01-12-2016 Hits:2050 Pellets

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North America exports of wood pellets reached record-highs in 2015

North America exports of wood pellets reached record-highs in 2015, with the US Gulf States increasing shipments by 70% from 2Q/15 to 4Q/15, according to the North American Wood Fiber Review Exportation of wood pellets from North America totaled 6.1...

11-05-2016 Hits:1968 Pellets

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Logistics

First successful bulks shipment of RDF to south coast of Sweden

A demand for quality RDF to the waste-to-energy plant Landskrona Energi has made Geminor turn to Northern-Ireland. Situated in the south-western corner of Sweden, Landskrona Energi district heating plant has received waste fuels from Geminor since i...

31-01-2019 Hits:714 Logistics

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Samskip Nor Lines’ service will start calling SCA Logistics Rotterdam

Samskip subsidiary Nor Lines will include calls at Rotterdam for the first time in its weekly multipurpose liner service connecting to Western, Mid and Northern Norway, with effect from June 1st. The service is provided by Nor Lines’ state of the ar...

23-04-2018 Hits:1086 Logistics

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Cronus shows its mettle with new Cardiff gateway

One of Ireland’s most innovative logistic companies is now working with the Port of Cardiff in a move that guarantees container services continue to operate from Wales and expands the southern UK gateways to Ireland. Cronus Logistics has engaged wit...

07-04-2016 Hits:2328 Logistics

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Harvesting & Handling

Mobile self-monitoring for mechanized harvesting to help forestry entrepreneurs

An application was developed for LUKE’s FOBIA project which focuses on enhancing forestry entrepreneurs’ business competitiveness. The newly developed tool allows the user to apply self-monitoring while harvesting timber. The application is suitable...

24-10-2019 Hits:89 Harvesting & Handling

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John Deere Construction and Forestry Division Announces JDLink™ Ultimate Subscription Price Reduction

John Deere Construction and Forestry is decreasing its annual JDLink™ Ultimate offering prices, providing customers with an affordable, streamlined data solution that boosts productivity and maximizes uptime. Additionally, the division is consolidati...

03-05-2019 Hits:510 Harvesting & Handling

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360 DEGREE HYSTER SOLUTIONS OVERCOME INDUSTRY SPECIFIC CHALLENGES

Hyster Europe announces several updates to help specific industries overcome unique challenges. Whether it’s a lack of space in a retail warehouse or the Just-In-Time demands of an automotive factory, Hyster® solutions are meeting the needs of spec...

12-04-2018 Hits:978 Harvesting & Handling

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Biofuels

Massive UK biomethane plant went live after only six month construction time

Exemplary project of WELTEC BIOPOWER demonstrates successful use of waste-to-energy With a construction time of only six months, the biomethane plant of Lanes Farm Energy near Pontefract, West Yorkshire, Uk went live on time. “We are very happy and...

31-10-2019 Hits:122 Biofuels

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Alamo group inc. Completes acquisition of Morbark, llc

Alamo Group Inc. (NYSE: ALG) has just reported that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Morbark, LLC, a former portfolio company of Stellex Capital Management, for a total consideration of approximately $352 million, on a debt fr...

31-10-2019 Hits:80 Biofuels

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Swedish bioenergy technology helping to mitigate earthquakes in the Netherlands

The Swedish engineering company PetroBio has been commissioned to convert the energy production at the Dutch tomato grower Zonnekreek Tomato from natural gas to renewable bio energy - The extraction of natural gas in the Netherlands has caused ...

30-10-2019 Hits:123 Forest Bioenergy

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