Canadian Biomass Magazine

Europe “black hole” for Canadian pellets

October 12, 2011
By Miller-Mcune

Oct 12, 2011 - According to a report in the Miller-McCune on-line journal, Europe has gone mad for North American pellets to meet its fossil fuel emissions targets.

A thriving transatlantic trade in compressed wood scraps is creating New World timber jobs and meeting Old World clean energy requirements, the journal reports. One strange side effect of the European campaign to slash emissions by 2020 is a boom in North American timber products. Read the full report here .

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