logo
menu
Jun 24, 2022
Emerson and Neste Engineering Solutions to optimise Fintoil Biorefinery operations 
Other News
Jun 24, 2022
Today CBE JU published its first call for project proposals. A total of €120 million will be dedicated to advancing competitive circular bio-based industries in Europe across 12 topics. All stakeholders of the bio-based industries ecosystem can apply by September 22 2022, 17:00 Brussels time. 12 funding topics to support three CBE JU objectives The Call’s funding... [Read More]

Biomass News
Jun 24, 2022
Regina-based Prairie Clean Energy has announced it’s opening a new production plant in the city, turning flax straw into pellets for markets overseas. The facility, which is pegged to open by the end of 2022, plans to employ 24 people and produce 60,000 tonnes of pellets per year, said the bioenergy company’s president and CEO Mark Cooper. Mr Cooper said: “It’s... [Read More]

Biomass News
Jun 24, 2022
The Brazilian Development Bank, or BNDES, has approved financing of BRL 80 million ($15.5m/EUR 14.7M) for the construction of 40 MW of biomass power plants in Roraima state. BNDES has granted the loan to Oxe Participacoes S.A., which owns the entities developing the Bonfirm, Canta, Pay Rainha and Santa Luz projects located in the municipalities of Canta and Boa Visa. The... [Read More]

Other News
Jun 23, 2022
Extracting clean energy from Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) can potentially solve the dual challenge of disposing of India's ever-growing mounds of garbage and reducing dependence on fossil fuels.  The demand from energy-guzzling sectors like transportation, and commitments to decarbonising energy consumption are driving the adoption of indigenous alternative fuels like... [Read More]

Biomass News
Jun 23, 2022
Moulded wood pallets are 35 percent lighter than conventional hardwood pallets and are durable enough for reuse, which increases their preference over other moulded wood pallets. As per a new study by Future Market Insights (FMI), moulded wood pallets sales will increase at 5.8 percent CAGR between 2021 and 2031, enabling overall valuation to surpass $4.5 billion ... [Read More]

Biomass News
Jun 23, 2022
Sterling TT has been selected to design and manufacture bespoke CACW coolers for a biomass-fired power generation facility in Fukuyama town, Hiroshima Prefecture. This planned biomass power facility is set to commence operation in May 2025. It is predicted to produce enough electricity for 120,000 households in Japan each year. Sterling Thermal Technology is a UK-based... [Read More]

Biogas News
Jun 23, 2022
Mr Lovans Owusu-Takyi, the director of the Institute for Sustainable Energy and Environmental Solutions (ISEES) has called on Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to adopt biogas digesters for sustainable waste management. He also urged food processing companies and industries to do the same for effective management of waste. Mr Owusu-Takyi said:... [Read More]

Biogas News
Jun 22, 2022
Veidekke unit Seby secured a 205 million-Norwegian-krone ($20.6 million) contract from Norwegian utility Nedre Romerike Avløpsselskap IKS to build a biogas plant in Lillestrøm, Norway. The 6,000-square-metre project will include a process building, sludge reception, dewatering building and administration building, according to a statement from the company. The... [Read More]

Biogas News
Jun 22, 2022
PATRIZIA, a leading partner for global real assets, has acquired an 80 percent majority stake in Italian bio-Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) producer Biomet through its European Infrastructure Fund II.  The circa €75 million deal, which comprises the equity stake and a committed capex programme, marks the debut investment for PATRIZIA’s recently acquired infrastructure... [Read More]

Biomass News
Jun 22, 2022
Topsoe’s technologies are set to reduce its customers’ greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 12 million tonnes in 2022 alone. These reductions will not be one-offs, but ongoing for the years to come. The key driver is Topsoe’s renewable fuels solutions, producing low-carbon fuels from waste and biomass. Roeland Baan, CEO at Topsoe, commented: “Effectively reducing... [Read More]

Biogas News
Jun 22, 2022
With the biogas industry seeing development across the globe, David Sonnenberg, co-founder of Uhuru Energy (Uhuru) is looking at the future opportunities for developing large scale biogas industries in Africa, aligned to the continent’s development goals. Uhuru makes sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and develops large scale biomass energy, specifically its so-called... [Read More]

Biomass News
Jun 21, 2022
Enviva’s terminal at the Port of Pascagoula is now delivering a low-carbon, renewable, drop-in substitute for fossil fuels to help decarbonise industries and the global economy by 2050. Enviva, the world’s largest producer of industrial wood pellets, held a ceremony at its newly opened terminal at the Port of Pascagoula, Mississippi on June 15, to commemorate the... [Read More]

Biomass News
Jun 21, 2022
Iran’s Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Organisation (known as SATBA) plans to construct biomass power plants with the capacity to produce 400 megawatt-hours (MWh) across the country, an official with the organisation has announced. Reza Samadi, director-general of SATBA’s Technical, Economic and Environmental Assessment Office, said the organisation plans... [Read More]

Biomass News
Jun 21, 2022
In a new measure, the Vedanta-owned Bharat Aluminium Company Limited (Balco), in Chhattisgarh's power hub Korba, has begun greening its fuel mix for thermal power generation with biomass briquettes—a move that has the potential to minimise the detrimental effect of using fossil fuels. The company is utilising around 50 tonnes of biomass briquettes daily to reduce... [Read More]

Biomass News
Jun 21, 2022
Alinta Energy - the operator of what will be one of the last coal generators operating in the grid - is arguing for a short term capacity market for coal that could still see all brown coal capacity exiting the market within a decade, but also provide an option to keep it accessible if it were found to be needed to keep the lights on. Alinta CEO Jeff Dimery recently... [Read More]


Click here for more news...