E.ON has confirmed that it will not proceed with the Portbury Dock biomass project but remains committed to investing in the UK. An E.ON spokesperson said: "We continue to believe the UK could be a good market for investment in…
JFE Holdings Inc.'s engineering unit will build a 49-megawatt biomass plant for Showa Shell Sekiyu K.K. south of Tokyo in Kanagawa prefecture. JFE Engineering Corp. won an order for engineering, procurement and construction of the plant to be operational in…
A new bio heating plant that uses solely bark for heat energy generation has been taken in use at UPM Korkeakoski sawmill in Finland. The plant improves sawmill’s energy efficiency in an environmentally responsible way by using bark that is…
Plum Creek Timber Company, Inc., has announced that it has entered into a 10-year fiber supply and services agreement with The Enova Group, an independent bioenergy firm headquartered in Atlanta, Ga. “This agreement highlights the value of the consistent and…
Metso will supply Oskarshamn Energi with a complete biomass-fired power plant for combined heat and power production in Oskarshamn in Sweden. The start-up of the plant is scheduled for winter 2015. The value of the order will not be disclosed.…
Saxlund Bioenergy AB, a subsidiary of Opcon AB, the energy and environmental technology Group has been awarded an order for delivery of the combustion part that constitute the heart of Ljusdal Energi’s new biomass fueled district heating plant. Order value…
After the Ham Lake fire burned more than 100 buildings along the Gunflint Trail in 2007, many Cook County residents looked differently at the lush pine forest surrounding their homes. All those beautiful trees posed a very real wildfire hazard.…
MHG Systems and ACFOR today announced a Letter of Intent to implement MHG’s complete ERP solution for bioenergy production processes. Implementation of ‘Biomass Manager’ marks a key step in development of sustainable supply chains necessary to support wood-chip based heat…
The Clark Fork Valley Hospital had a special visitor on Thursday, August 22. Steve Marshall, the assistant director for cooperative forestry for the US Forest Service, came down from the national headquarters in Washington D.C. to tour the biomass heating…
Paper manufacturers in Japan facing a lack of demand for their product are hoping to energize profits by plugging into the biomass power generation industry. Motivated by a government feed-in-tariff system for clean energy, companies are also hoping to promote…
Saxlund International GmbH, a subsidiary of Opcon AB, the energy and environmental technology Group, has been awarded a material handling contract from Doosan Babcock Ltd., the main supplier for E.ON’s new biomass power station in Gardanne, France. E.ON’s new biomass…
Metso will supply a biomass-fired heating plant for district heating production to Elenia Lämpö in Turenki in Finland. The heating plant is scheduled to go on-stream in the early winter of 2014. The value of the order will not be…