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June 10, 2015
FEATURED NEWS: Pinnacle establishes pellet transport record
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Dust Explosion Mitigation II - Managing the dust

Join John Bachynski for part two of CFI’s three-part webinar series on dust explosion mitigation, as he walks us through the most cost-effective ways to manage dust for a variety of operations… >> Read full article

BioAmber achieves milestone with Sarnia construction

BioAmber Inc. has announced that construction of its 30,000 MT succinic acid plant in Sarnia, Ont., is substantially complete. The plant is on schedule to begin commercial operations in Q3 2015… >> Read full article

NRC to participate in biotechnology congress

The National Research Council of Canada will participate in numerous breakout sessions during the 2015 World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology… >> Read full article

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Pinnacle establishes pellet transport record

Pinnacle Renewable Energy Inc. is proud to announce the first full loading of wood pellets into a Panamax class vessel. The first full shipment was loaded at the company's Westview Terminal in Prince Rupert, B.C. on June 2, 2015. It will be the largest load of wood pellets ever shipped anywhere in the history of the industry. >> Learn More…


N.A. wood pellet exports reach all-time high

Exportation of wood pellets from North America to Europe and Asia reached an all-time high rising 22 per cent in 2014 from the previous year, according to Wood Resource Quarterly… >> Read full article

Alaska Airlines and WSU partner up

Washington state's hometown airline is teaming up with the Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance to advance the production and use of alternative jet fuel made from forest residuals… >> Read full article

Gevo turns wood waste into jet fuel

Gevo, Inc. recently announced a breakthrough to its fermentation technology that will allow it to produce isobutanol from cellulosic feedstocks, which can then be converted into alcohol-to-jet fuel. >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

WEBINAR: Dust Explosion Mitigation II - Managing the dust

June 23, 2015 @ 2-3pm. >> More Info

Advanced Biofuels Symposium

July 22-24, 2015
Location: Montréal, QC >> More Info

WPAC AGM 2015: Fuelling the future

November 3-5, 2015
Location: Halifax, N.S. >> More Info

CRFA Canadian Bioeconomy Conference

November 30-December 2, 2015
Location: Vancouver, B.C. >> More Info