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Non-hydro renewable power share jumps in Canada

Between 2005 and 2015, the share of renewable power, excluding hydro, in overall power generation in Canada increased from just two per cent to 11 per cent. >> Read full article

Scotia Atlantic Biomass receives demand notice

Scotia Atlantic Biomass announced it has received a demand notice from its secured creditor in the amount of $6.35 million. >> Read full article

U.S. biodiesel executives plead guilty to fraud

The co-owners of U.S. biodiesel company Triton Energy LLC pleaded guilty to defrauding the U.S. government’s renewable fuel support program and a tax credit program. >> Read full article

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Northern Biomass Consulting builds up operation

In 2013, Talby Mckay started up Northern Biomass Consulting, filling a need for training and management services for grinding companies across Western Canada. Eventually his company grew and he was able to obtain bigger contracts to do bigger jobs for a variety of companies across the biomass industry. Today, Northern Biomass Consulting has 24 sub-contractors it uses in its grinding operations and has employed upwards of 50 in its busiest seasons. >> Learn More…


Gevo produces jet fuel from wood

Gevo has completed production of the world’s first cellulosic renewable jet fuel that is specified for commercial flights. >> Read full article

Off-grid community to get forest biomass cogeneration

Hydro-Québec will soon be issuing a request for proposals for the purchase of electricity produced by forest biomass cogeneration to power the Obedjiwan off-grid system. >> Read full article

Morbark hosts 10th Demo Days event

Morbark welcomed about 250 customers, members of its authorized dealer network, and other guests from around the world for its 10th Demo Days event on October 13 and 14 in Winn, Mich. >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

Bioenergy Breakfast

October 19, 2016
Location: Vancouver >> More Info

Algae Biomass Summit

October 23-26,2016
Location: Phoenix >> More Info

Biomass North AGM and Forum

October 24-26, 2016
Location: North Bay, Ont. >> More Info