New biomass facility approved in US
A biomass project slated for construction near Truckee, US has been given the green light by the Placer County Planning Commission.
Approval for the 2MW facility was awarded on 20 December and it will convert local wood biomass into gas to power turbines to produce electricity. The facility will be based over 11,000m2 and a further one acre area will be used for fuel storage.
A contractor is due to be selected by the commission and its partners in due course.