InventivEnergy, LLC has selected NRG Energy Services LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NRG Energy Inc., (NYSE:NRG), to restart the Aspen Power biomass plant in Lufkin, Texas, and operate and maintain the facility once online to provide clean, renewable power for…
This is the first installment of WRI’s blog series, New Perspectives on Restoration. The series aims to share WRI’s views on restoration, dispel myths, and explore restoration opportunities throughout the world. Almost half of the world’s original forests have been…
INADCO Moisture Measurement BV located in the Dutch city of Eersel launches their innovative Moisturemeter II during the World Bioenergy 2014 Conference and Exhibition which runs from June 3rd until June 5th. The Moisturemeter II, which has a patent pending,…
Meet the World Bioenergy Award 2014 nominee  Mr Clyde Stearns from Zilkha Biomass! World Bioenergy 2014 is less than three weeks away and the five final candidates for the World Bioenergy Award 2014 are chosen. One of them will be…
The foundation maintaining the life’s work of Einari Vidgrén recognised forestry professionals for the ninth time. At the event organised in Vieremä on Thursday, 22 May, awards amounted to EUR 105,000. Industrial Counsellor Einari Vidgrén, the founder of Ponsse Plc,…
Södra's certified members are to allocate an average of eight per cent of their woodland area for nature conservation, an area which corresponds in size to 200,000 football pitches. The equivalent total value could be as much as 20 billion…
Global shredding pioneer UNTHA UK has launched the new ‘XR’ shredder series for alternative fuel production and bulky waste shredding. With a revolutionary modular design, this is the first machine to be designed and manufactured in UNTHA’s innovation centre in…
Finland’s first national bioeconomy strategy has been unveiled. Finland’s first national bioeconomy strategy is a step towards a more sustainable economy and the attainment of a low-carbon society. The forest industry plays a central role in the bioeconomy, as the…
With $200,000 Foundation Grant, Launches New Program to Improve Livelihoods of More than 10 Communities and Conserve Nearly 80,000 Hectares of At-Risk Land Avery Dennison Foundation has announced a $200,000 grant to the Rainforest Alliance to foster best practices in…
UPM's strong focus on improving workplace safety has produced great results. The Lost Time Accident Frequency (LTAF)* decreased in 2012 and 2013 by a total of 60%. The total number of lost time accidents in all UPM sites globally decreased…
The five final candidates to the World Bioenergy Award 2014 are now chosen. One of them will be announced as the winner on June 3 at the opening session of World Bioenergy 2014 in Jönköping, Sweden. This is the third…
Nearly 21,000 tons of damaged timber and woody debris utilized for renewable energy in lieu of storm-related wood being sent to landfills Ameresco, Inc., (NYSE:AMRC), a leading energy efficiency and renewable energy company, have announced that its biomass cogeneration facility…