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Jan. 9, 2019

UBC researcher finalist for global forestry innovation award

A graduate researcher at UBC’s School of Biomedical Engineering has been chosen as the Canadian finalist for the global Blue Sky Young Researchers Innovation Award for his work in forestry bioproducts.

Chinese imports of hardwood chips reaches record highs: WRQ

In the 3Q/18, Chinese importation of hardwood chips reached a record high, and Vietnam substantially increased its shipment as compared to 2017.

New composite advances lignin as 3D printing material

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have created a recipe for a renewable 3D printing feedstock that could spur a profitable new use for lignin.

Feds help fund Indigenous biomass projects in Yukon

The federal government is investing $645,000 in two Indigenous forestry projects in Yukon, the bulk of which will help Teslin Tlingit Council to purchase biomass wood chip boilers.

Mobile dust suppression design features Tier IV Final gen set

BossTek debuted its new DustBoss DB-60 Fusion, a field-proven suppression system driven by a 25-hp electric motor and paired with a gen set powered by a heavy-duty four-cycle indirect injection diesel engine.
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OptiPellet opens call for speakers on innovative tech

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2019 wood pellet markets outlook

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Value of Biogas West

January 15-16, 2019
Location: Vancouver
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Biomass Trade and Power Europe

February 12-13, 2019
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
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Argus Biomass Asia

March 5-7, 2019
Location: Singapore
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International Biomass Conference and Expo

March 18-20, 2019
Location: Savannah, Ga.
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