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September 2, 2015
FEATURED NEWS: Webinar: Improving pellet plant operation efficiencies
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Astec sells its first pellet plant

Astec Industries has entered into an agreement to build, deliver and install the first production line of a new turnkey wood pellet production facility for Highland Pellets… >> Read full article

Vermont providing pellet incentives

Residents of Vermont are being given the opportunity to take advantage of a statewide tax incentive to switch from traditional power sources to wood pellets for heat… >> Read full article

Biomass project review underway in N.S.

Nova Scotia’s Department of Energy is requesting information about the impact of stopping some of the province’s biomass projects… >> Read full article

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Webinar: Improving pellet plant operation efficiencies

Canadian Biomass has teamed with FutureMetrics president William Strauss and world leading expert in pellet plant operations John Swaan to bring you a webinar focused on optimizing production at pellet plants through the use of audits… >> Learn More…


Can forest fires fuel the pellet industry?

Like the vast areas of forest killed by the mountain pine beetle outbreak in B.C., cohorts of dead trees left standing after severe wildfires may offer a great opportunity to develop the pellet industry in Eastern Canada… >> Read full article

WPAC: The new Dutch marketplace

Not so long ago, the Netherlands was Canada’s largest market wood pellet export market. But when the former MEP subsidy scheme expired, Dutch wood pellet co-firing ceased, as did wood pellet imports… >> Read full article

Green Energy fuelling Prince George

The City of Prince George is helping clear the air in the city with help from its biomass-fuelled district energy system… >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

WEBINAR: Improving efficiencies at pellet plant operations

September 16, 2015 @ 2:00 p.m. EST >> More Info

International Advanced Biofuels Conference

September 16-17, 2015
Location: Stockholm, Sweden >> More Info

Mid-Atlantic Logging & Biomass Expo

September 18-19, 2015
Location: Selma-Smithfield, N.C. >> More Info

WPAC AGM 2015: Fuelling the future

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