News
July 10, 2018 - Outotec has signed a contract for the EPC delivery of a new 35 MW gross electrical biomass power plant to be built in Turkey. The order value is approximately EUR 55 million which has been booked in Outotec's 2018 second quarter order intake.
July 9, 2018 - Early stage health and life science companies from Atlantic Canada have a chance to compete for $25,000 in seed funding and a $30,000 advisory services package to develop their business idea during BioPort 2018 on Nov. 7-8, 2018 at the Halifax Convention Centre.
July 4, 2018 - The following members of Canada’s Clean50 are alarmed about the recent debate surrounding carbon pricing in Ontario, and the announced cancellation of the Cap-and-Trade program now in effect.
July 4, 2018 - Following through on his campaign promise, new Ontario Premier Doug Ford's first order of business has ended the cap and trade regulation in the province and begun a wind down of the Green Ontario Fund (GreenON) programs. 
July 3, 2018 - Forest Concepts LLC has been awarded a $1.8 million cooperative agreement from the U.S. Department of Energy's Bioenergy Technologies Office to address the critical issues of poor flowability, high friction, and highly variable physical properties that have plagued the biomass industry.
June 28, 2018 - Cambridge, Ont.-based biosolids and organics solutions provider, Lystek International Ltd. (Lystek), has been awarded multi-year, multi-million dollar contracts by the both the City of Benicia and the City of Palo Alto for Biosolids Management. The two agreements will see Lystek accept biosolids generated in both cities, converting them into LysteGro, a US EPA, Class A EQ (Exceptional Quality) biofertilizer product at its 150,000 ton, state-of-the-art, Organic Material Recovery Center (OMRC-FSSD), located at the Fairfield-Suisun Sewer District (FSSD) in California.
June 22, 2018 - Dust Safety Week is coming to a close after five days of coverage on dust safety best practices, technical information and solutions to help pellet plants and sawmills keep their operations and operators safe.
June 22, 2018 - The World Biogas Association (WBA) has this week been accepted as a new Actor under the Agriculture and Waste Initiatives of the United Nations Environment Programme's Climate & Clean Air Coalition (CCAC).
June 20, 2018 - Ontario's incoming Premier Doug Ford said Friday he plans to end the province's cap-and-trade system, which it shares with Quebec and California, when he takes office in late June, the Canadian Press reports. 
June 20, 2018 - The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced $40 million in funding for 31 projects to advance research in the development of microbes as practical platforms for the production of biofuels and other bioproducts from renewable resources.
June 18, 2018 – Dust Safety Week 2018 has arrived! For a full five days Canadian Biomass and Canadian Forest Industries are focused on best practices, technical information and solutions for keeping pellet and sawmill operations safe.
June 8, 2018 - Shell Aviation and SkyNRG have announced a long-term strategic collaboration to promote and develop the use of sustainable fuel in aviation supply chains. The collaboration combines Shell Aviation’s technical and commercial expertise, world-class supply chain and carbon management operations with SkyNRG’s proven track record of supplying sustainable aviation fuels and in-depth knowledge of this market.
June 6, 2018 - Canadian Biomass and Canadian Forest Industries are once again highlighting dust safety best practices, technical information and solutions during Dust Safety Week from June 18 to 22.
May 30, 2018 - The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA), National Corn Growers Association (NCGA), American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) and National Farmers Union (NFU), with support of Farmers Union Enterprises, filed suit on May 29 in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit to challenge several waivers from the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) granted in secret to profitable refining companies.
May 29, 2018 - Edmonton International Airport (EIA) and NextStep Renewable Energy Inc. (NSRE) announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding to bring forward low-carbon, renewable fuels into the aviation and airport sectors, which will generate jobs, economic diversification and economic growth.
May 28, 2018 - Days before Ontarians head to the polls, representatives from Aboriginal business, mining, prospectors, forestry, local government, and the broader business community are calling for the creation of a provincial natural resource strategy with specific actions, following a roundtable discussion held today in Timmins.
May 28, 2018 - I’m a pretty average Canadian, I think. I work Monday to Friday, 9-5, in a medium-sized city, and every spring I pay what feels like a lot of taxes. I respect that the climate is changing, but I’m far from living plastic-free off the grid. I try to recycle when I can, and feel an appropriate stab of guilt when I throw things away.
May 25, 2018 - The Board of Directors of the Canadian Woodlands Forum (CWF) is proud to officially announce that its flagship event, DEMO International, will be held outside the Ottawa/Gatineau area, Canada, on September 24-26, 2020. SBC Cedar (SBC) with sawmills in Quebec and New Brunswick will host the event on one of their properties in Venosta, Que., located within a forty-five minute drive north along the Gatineau River.
May 23, 2018 - UK utility Drax has announced that it is to pilot the first bioenergy carbon capture storage (BECCS) project of its kind in Europe, which, if successful, could make the renewable electricity produced at its North Yorkshire power station carbon negative.
May 17, 2018 - Resolute Forest Products Inc. has announced a $52.3 million strategic investment plan for its Saint-Félicien pulp mill, located in the Lac-Saint-Jean region of Quebec. The announcement was made at a press conference on Monday attended by Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard, and many dignitaries and company employees.

Subscription Centre

 
New Subscription
 
Already a Subscriber
 
Customer Service
 
View Digital Magazine Renew

Most Popular

Latest Events

Value of Biogas West
January 15-16, 2019
Biomass Trade and Power Europe
February 12-13, 2019
Argus Biomass Asia
March 5-7, 2019
Argus Biomass 2019
April 8-10, 2019
Waste Expo
May 6-9, 2019

We are using cookies to give you the best experience on our website. By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. To find out more, read our Privacy Policy.