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Record ethanol production in the U.S.

Weekly ethanol production in the United States hit a new high earlier this month, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA). Average production for the week ending on June 10 was 1.013 million barrels per day. >> Read full article

B.C.’s biomass producers face uncertainty after Brexit vote

Biomass producers in British Columbia could face some of the fallout from the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union. >> Read full article

Impact Bioenergy commercializes portable microdigester

Impact Bioenergy has delivered its first “HORSE” portable anaerobic microdigester. The system, delivered to Fremont Brewing Co. in Seattle, can convert between 960 lbs. and 35,000 lbs. of organic waste per week into liquid fertilizer and renewable natural gas. >> Read full article

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 Featured News 
Dust Explosion Mitigation II - Managing the dust

TODAY: Dust Explosion Mitigation II - Managing the dust

A whopping 51% of explosions happen in the dust collection system, and yet there are a range of myths and technical fallacies still making the rounds in Canada's wood products and pellet sector.

Join John Bachynski as he walks us through the most cost-effective ways to manage dust for a variety of operations. Are you protected, are your systems safe, and have you covered the seven critical explosion areas in your mill? >> Learn More…

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Newfoundland town could get biofuel plant

The Town of Botwood has been struggling since AbitibiBowater closed a nearby pulp and paper mill in 2009. Now a verbal deal with unnamed investors could bring a new biofuel plant and sawmill to the Newfoundland town. >> Read full article

Drones could plant one billion trees a year

BioCarbon Engineering has a reforestation plan that could allow two operators flying multiple drones to plant up to 36,000 trees per day. >> Read full article

BIOX and World Energy acquire Houston biodiesel facility

BIOX Corporation and World Energy have announced a 50/50 joint venture to acquire and operate a 341 million litre (90 million U.S. gallon, or USG) biodiesel production facility in Houston, Texas. >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

Dust Explosion Mitigation II - Managing the dust

June 29, 2016
Location: Webinar >> More Info

Dust Explosion Mitigation III - Managing the liability

July 27, 2016
Location: Vancouver, B.C. >> More Info

WPAC 2016 AGM & Conference

September 20-22, 2016
Location: Harrison Hot Springs, B.C. >> More Info