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Employee killed at pellet storage facility in Texas

German Pellets is investigating an incident that lead to the death of an employee at a storage facility at the Port of Port Arthur, Texas, last week.

Whitesand First Nation biomass project gets funding boost

Whitesand First Nation in Ontario will develop an industrial park to support new biomass and wood processing facilities thanks to federal and provincial investments.

New wood pellet heat website officially launches is an all-in-one hub to learn about the benefits and uses of wood pellets.

NRCan forests report highlights growth of bioeconomy

“The production of advanced materials, green chemicals and renewable energy sources is helping Canada break into new product markets,” the report states.

Progress made towards international biomaterials centre

FPInnovations concluded the purchase of lands from Technoparc Montréal for its establishment of an international biomaterials innovation centre.
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How to stop a pellet plant explosion

One single ounce of oxygen. That’s all it would have taken for an explosion to have occurred at Pacific BioEnergy’s Prince George, B.C. facility in August 2017. What was the winning solution? Nitrogen injection. » Read more...
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Canadian Bioeconomy Conference calls for presentations

Do you have ideas the bioeconomy world needs to hear? The Canadian Bioeconomy Conference and Exhibition is looking for speakers who can bring ideas to life. » Read more...
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SPARK 2017

November 6-8, 2017
Location: Online
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7th Annual European Biomass to Power Conference

November 8-9, 2017
Location: Aarhus, Denmark
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Scaling Up Bio 2017

November 27-29, 2017
Location: Ottawa
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