The use of biomass and recycled fuels speeds up corrosion, resulting in a significantly shorter superheater lifetime. Unmanaged corrosion also leads to failure risks and unplanned shutdowns. Dealing with corrosion is a cost for power producers. The Metso Corrosion Management…
Two processes that turn woody biomass into transportation fuels have the potential to exceed current Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requirements for renewable fuels, according to research published in the Forest Products Journal and currently featured on its publications page. A…
Using biomass and waste to generate electricity and district heat reduces CO2 emissions significantly For the second time in a row, Metso's innovative technology has played a major role in winning the Climate Action of the Year Award in Finland.…
Renewable energy company, Estover Energy, has today announced plans to develop a £65 million biomass Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plant in the South East, making a positive impact upon the region’s renewable energy sector and creating jobs. The specialist…
Tops and branches from tree-felling sites are reborn in the laboratory as compact pellets. However, the energy industry will not act until the price is right. We have all seen it when we walk in the forest after the lumberjacks…
While advanced biofuel production expansion seems to be moving along at a snail’s pace, there are positive signs of progress. “The cliché about this is that it’s always five years away. Five years ago, it was five years away, and…
Angry residents are considering their next move after district councillors gave the go-ahead for a controversial ‘green’ power station on the edge of Sutton Bridge. Villagers have been invited to attend an extraordinary meeting of the parish council at the…
The Department of Communities and Local Government has granted planning consent for Peel Energy's proposed 20MW Barton Renewable Energy Plant in Davyhulme, Manchester. Trafford Council had refused permission for the facility to be built on a 12-acre site at the…
The production of biofuels from lignocellulosic biomass would benefit on several levels if carried out at temperatures between 65 and 70 degrees Celsius. Researchers with the Energy Biosciences Institute (EBI) have employed a promising technique for improving the ability of…
Georgia Power has entered into a 20-year purchase agreement with Rollcast Energy, Inc. in order to boost its biomass capacity by 53.5 megawatts. Georgia Power president and CEO Paul Bowers stated to Energy Business Review the new agreement is a…
A MILLION pound biomass plant funded by Dungannon Council and South West College will lead to the creation of jobs and cheap heating and electricity for the town, it has been revealed. Schools, businesses and homes in the town centre…
A £118 million biomass power plant fuelled by old timber is creating more than 25 jobs in Kent. The project by German energy company MVV Energie is at Ridham Dock on the River Swale, near Sittingbourne. Ridham Ltd is an English…
Page 9 of 11