View As Webpage | View Archives

Share on TwitterShare on FacebookShare on Google+Share on LinkedInEmail a Friend
MMMM d, yyyy
FEATURED NEWS: July 27: Dust Explosion Mitigation III - Managing the liability
If you click the images or links in the Sponsor Spotlight advertisement we will provide your subscription contact information only to that sponsor.

Brexit and the UK biomass burn

The UK has long been Europe’s leading wood pellet importer, driven by UK utility Drax’s appetite for biomass. But last month the UK voted to leave the European Union, throwing up clouds of uncertainty for the market, raising questions around the implications for commodities, policy and trade. >> Read full article

Tool shows Brexit impact on pellet sector

FutureMetrics has created a dashboard to help the industrial pellet sector determine how devaluation of the British pound relative to the Canadian dollar affects the pellet supply chain. >> Read full article

Canfor plans to turn wood waste into biofuel

Canfor plans to convert pulp mill wood waste into crude oil at a commercial-scale biocrude plant in Prince George, B.C. >> Read full article

 Sponsor’s Message 

Okanagan Pellet Company Inc. Receivership Auction

Complete pellet plant for sale including: two pellet mills, rolling stock, fabric shelters, bagger, 2 balers, chip screens, feeder, blowers, silo, electrics, compressor, inventory and more, on behalf of D. Manning and Associates Inc. Everything to be sold absolutely unreserved.

DATE: Wednesday, July 20 @ 10am.
PLACE: 2677 Kyle Rd., West Kelowna, B.C.
PREVIEW: Tuesday, July 19, 9am to 5pm.
Sale Information by Phone: 604-308-2727
Sale conducted in partnership with Hilco Industrial.
Auction conducted live on-site and online.
>> Click to learn more!

 Featured News 
Dust Explosion Mitigation II - Managing the dust

July 27: Dust Explosion Mitigation III - Managing the liability

Do you fully understand your inspection and compliance requirements and liabilities? Recent events have shown what can go wrong, so don't be caught on the wrong side of this crucial issue.

From dust collection to system maintenance, 30-year veteran John Bachynski walks you through the complexities from an operational perspective. >> Learn More…

 Sponsor’s Message 
Export Awards 2016

Apply for an Ontario Export Award THIS MONTH!

Submit your application for an Ontario Export Award! Join the prestigious list of past winners who have achieved success in exporting their goods to the world. Tell us about YOUR achievements! Does your company export products, services or technology? If so, this is your opportunity to be recognized for your contributions to the Canadian economy. Applying is simple, with our quick and efficient online forms. Application deadline is July 31, 2016.

The awards are free to enter and finalists and winners will be recognized at the annual Gala in Toronto this Fall. >> Learn More


Novozymes and DONG Energy strike waste sorting deal

Novozymes will deliver enzymes for DONG Energy’s coming REnescience plant in Northwich in the northwest of England. It will be the first full-scale bio plant in the world capable of handling household waste by means of enzymes. >> Read full article

IESO awards FIT 4 bioenergy contracts

Ontario's Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) will offer 936 long-term contracts for 241.43 megawatts of small-scale renewable generation, including 14 bioenergy projects. >> Read full article

Harvesting wood for pellets doesn’t harm wildlife

Removing the biomass left behind from clear-cutting timber has no effect on wildlife, according to researchers at North Carolina State University. >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

Advanced Biofuels Symposium

July 6-8, 2016
Location: Vancouver >> More Info

WEBINAR: Dust Explosion Mitigation III - Managing the liability

July 27, 2016 >> More Info

WPAC 2016 AGM & Conference

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