Nov. 2, 2017 - Morbark, LLC announced today it had completed the acquisition of Rayco Manufacturing, Inc. This transaction represents the first addition since affiliates of the private equity firm Stellex Capital Management LP acquired Morbark in 2016. The purchase of Rayco represents a significant move towards the Company’s strategic focus on broadening the range of tree care and industrial equipment, aftermarket parts, and service offered to their customers.
Published in Grinders
July 28, 2017 - Continental Biomass Industries (CBI) is hosting its 2017 Factory Forum in New Hampshire at the CBI factory for three days in early October. The dealer and customer event begins on the evening of October 3 and runs through October 5 at various locations throughout New Hampshire, including a night out in Portsmouth and a foliage tour through the White Mountains to see the first ever CBI in operation 29 years after it was built.
Published in News
July 5, 2017 - Local and state officials joined Georgia-Pacific Brewton mill employees and their families to celebrate the completion of a $388-million energy improvement project after two years of construction.
June 19, 2017 - A seven-kilometre stretch of forest in Sweden welcomed almost 42,000 visitors from around the world last week to view the newest advancements forestry manufacturers have to offer.
Published in Harvesting
May 23, 2017 - Plant biologists and biochemists from UCLA, UC Berkeley and UC San Francisco have produced a gold mine of data by sequencing the genome of a green alga called Chromochloris zofingiensis.
April 20, 2017 - Maine Woods Pellet Co. based in Athens, Maine, is producing 9 MW of power thanks to an Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) unit that was installed last October.
March 16, 2017 - Using biofuels to help power jet engines reduces particle emissions in their exhaust by as much as 50 to 70 per cent, according to a study led by NASA.
Dec. 15, 2016 - CEO of the Forest Products Association of Canada, Derek Nighbor, says Canada’s forest industry is contributing to clean technology advances on a global scale, and that biomass is part of that picture.
Published in News
Nov. 9, 2016 - Metro Vancouver is looking to be the first wastewater treatment utility in North America that creates biofuel from sewage at its treatment plants.
Sept. 14, 2016 - Renewable Energy Group, Inc. announced yesterday that the company sold more than 50 million gallons of biomass-based diesel during the month of August 2016. The sales volume created a new milestone for REG and was a first in the company’s history.
Published in Biodiesel
Aug. 10, 2016 – A U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities' website has been revitalized to provide an interactive database of wood bioenergy facilities throughout North America.
Aug. 3, 2016 - BRUKS, the system supplier of the complete woodyard materials handling and processing system for the Colombo Energy pellet plant in Greenwood, S.C., has posted a video that highlights its drum chipper, back-on truck dumper, circular blending bed stacker reclaimer and green grind hammer mills.
Lignin technology receives $3M grant for commercializationJan. 15, 2018 - Meridian Waste Solutions, Inc., an integrated,…
Biotech companies among Solutions 2030 Challenge semi-finalistsJan. 16, 2018 - Today, Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE)…
Fuels of the Future
January 22-23, 2018
3rd Annual Alberta and Saskatchewan Renewable Energy Summit
February 5-6, 2018
Lignofuels 2018 – Advanced Biofuels & Materials
February 7-8, 2018
The European Biopolymer Summit
February 14-15, 2018
European Pellet Conference 2018
February 28-1, 2018
Young Energy Researchers Conference
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