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Neste to open the first commercial fueling site in California offering Neste MY Renewable Diesel

Neste to open the first commercial fueling site in California offering Neste MY Renewable Diesel

Renewable diesel fuel is soon to be much more accessible to fleet drivers looking to fuel up in northern and central California, thanks to cardlock locations that will be offering Neste MY Renewable Diesel™. This is the very first time vehicles can b...

11-04-2019 Hits:45 Biofuels

BIOENERGY IS THE "LITTLE-KNOWN LEADER" IN BRITISH RENEWABLES

BIOENERGY IS THE "LITTLE-KNOWN LEADER" IN BRITISH RENEWABLES

The UK’s leading renewables trade body has called on Ministers to renew long-term plans for a world-leading bioenergy industry. Bioenergy revealed as largest source of UK renewable energy; Bio-power provides 11% of UK’s electricity, equivalent ...

11-04-2019 Hits:47 Biofuels

SEK 20 million for new sustainable transportation solutions

SEK 20 million for new sustainable transportation solutions

A transition of the transport sector will require new solutions and a changed market. As part of the process to achieve its fossil-free targets by 2030, Södra is now earmarking an investment of SEK 20 million for the additional costs arising from the...

11-04-2019 Hits:42 Biofuels

Elmia Wood celebrates International Day of Forests with a new visual profile

Elmia Wood celebrates International Day of Forests with a new visual profile

Work on Elmia Wood 2021 is already in full swing. Elmia has recently made new recruitments and boosted its wood team, which is now focusing on putting together SkogsElmia 2019 and Elmia Wood 2021. Meanwhile, Elmia Wood is marking its evolution with a...

11-04-2019 Hits:49 Conferences & Exhibitions

SCA acquires 10 000 hectares of forest land in Latvia

SCA acquires 10 000 hectares of forest land in Latvia

SCA has acquired Latvian Forest Company’s forest and land assets in Latvia, in total 10 000 hectares. The price is SEK 260 million (€ 26,2  million). Latvian Forest Company owns and runs a number of forest holdings in Latvia. The assets co...

08-04-2019 Hits:67 Forest

Grow to Sweden program: Houston Analytics bringing intelligence to Sweden!

Grow to Sweden program: Houston Analytics bringing intelligence to Sweden!

Houston Analytics has been appointed by the Finnish “Grow to Sweden program” as one of a handful companies to receive support for expanding their successful business in Sweden. The program aims to help Finnish companies with leading solutions in th...

08-04-2019 Hits:89 Forest

Spacebel Joining Hands with Wuudis Solution Oy to Spread Forestry Services in Europe and Beyond

Spacebel Joining Hands with Wuudis Solution Oy to Spread Forestry Services in Europe and Beyond

The decision of both companies to tighten their cooperation will be a win-win for both sides and for the entire forestry community: Wuudis solutions will offer their solutions through the EO Regions! marketplace while Spacebel will bring their EO ser...

03-04-2019 Hits:127 Forest

Bratteborg to be the site of Elmia Wood 2021

Bratteborg to be the site of Elmia Wood 2021

Elmia Wood May 18-21, 2021 will be hosted in the timberlands of Småland, 30 km south of Jönköping, Sweden. Site Bratteborg has everything you can wish for when conducting a forestry fair where the latest technologies as well as live demonstration...

18-03-2019 Hits:81 Conferences & Exhibitions

Jeremy Paxman Headline Keynote Speaker at RWM Exhibition 2019

Jeremy Paxman Headline Keynote Speaker at RWM Exhibition 2019

Jeremy Paxman, patron to Clean Up Britain, will be a headline keynote speaker at this years RWM, alongside previously announced names Tom Szaky of TerraCycle and Ioannis Hatzopoulus of Procter & Gamble. This news comes hot off the heels of Jer...

13-03-2019 Hits:235 Conferences & Exhibitions

High scores for Södra’s nature conservation

High scores for Södra’s nature conservation

The positive results for Södra’s consideration follow-ups have continued, according to the company’s Green Balance Sheet report. Both regeneration harvests and thinning operations have maintained continued high levels despite a year of extraordinary ...

08-03-2019 Hits:227 Forest

Gunilla Saltin leaving Södra

Gunilla Saltin leaving Södra

Gunilla Saltin, President of Södra Cell, is leaving Södra for a new role as Technical Director at the packaging and paper company Mondi, based in Vienna. Gunilla Saltin“I would like to thank Gunilla for all of her years at Södra with many successes,...

07-03-2019 Hits:140 Forest

Gasum's biogas plant in Lohja to increase Finnish biogas production significantly

Gasum's biogas plant in Lohja to increase Finnish biogas production significantly

Gasum’s Lohja biogas plant project is moving ahead as progress is made in design and procurement. To be constructed in conjunction with the Lohja Munkkaa waste management center, the plant will process an annual total of 60,000 tonnes of biowaste. Th...

07-03-2019 Hits:267 Biofuels

Elmia Wood changes date 2021

Elmia Wood changes date 2021

Elima AB announces that the world´s No 1. forestry fair, Elmia Wood, will be launched May 18-21 in 2021. Elmia Wood is an international fair for the entire forestry industry. It is a meeting place held in the woods. Where everyone, from the idea st...

28-02-2019 Hits:128 Conferences & Exhibitions

SCA wants to acquire forest land in Latvia

SCA wants to acquire forest land in Latvia

SCA and Latvian Forest Company have signed a letter of intent for SCA to acquire 10 000 hectares of forest land in Latvia. Latvian Forest Company owns and runs a number of forest farms in Latvia. The purchase-sum would amount to approximately S...

07-02-2019 Hits:153 Forest

Pellets

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:1542 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:1711 Pellets

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Valmet to supply a wood pellet heating plant to the Helen Salmisaari power plant in Helsinki, Finland

Valmet will supply a wood pellet heating plant to Helen Oy's Salmisaari power plant. The wood pellet plant will enable Helen to increase the use of bio fuels in district heat production in Helsinki. The new plant helps the city of Helsinki to meet it...

20-04-2016 Hits:1770 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:237 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:690 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:1874 Logistics

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Harvesting & Handling

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:600 Harvesting & Handling

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Ecolog’s new 688E full-size harvester completes the E series

Now that the eight-wheeled Ecolog 688E harvester has made its world debut at Elmia Wood the E series is complete. Photo: Elmia AB At Elmia Wood Ecolog presented the new harvester that completes the new E series. It is the eight-wheel drive Ecolog 68...

13-06-2017 Hits:1304 Harvesting & Handling

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German wins Forwarder World Cup

The new forwarder world champion, Daniel Bergmann of Germany, is praised by his fellow countrymen. Photo: Elmia AB When the final of the Forwarder World Cup was decided at Elmia Wood on Friday, the battle was between Daniel Bergmann of Germany and P...

13-06-2017 Hits:2156 Harvesting & Handling

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Biofuels

Neste to open the first commercial fueling site in California offering Neste MY Renewable Diesel

Renewable diesel fuel is soon to be much more accessible to fleet drivers looking to fuel up in northern and central California, thanks to cardlock locations that will be offering Neste MY Renewable Diesel™. This is the very first time vehicles can b...

11-04-2019 Hits:45 Biofuels

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BIOENERGY IS THE "LITTLE-KNOWN LEADER" IN BRITISH RENEWABLES

The UK’s leading renewables trade body has called on Ministers to renew long-term plans for a world-leading bioenergy industry. Bioenergy revealed as largest source of UK renewable energy; Bio-power provides 11% of UK’s electricity, equivalent ...

11-04-2019 Hits:47 Biofuels

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SEK 20 million for new sustainable transportation solutions

A transition of the transport sector will require new solutions and a changed market. As part of the process to achieve its fossil-free targets by 2030, Södra is now earmarking an investment of SEK 20 million for the additional costs arising from the...

11-04-2019 Hits:42 Biofuels

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