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May 29, 2019

Federal government invests $2M in opening of Thunder Bay TMP-Bio plant

The additional $2 million will support the development of the process, which involves converting wood sugars to biomaterials.

Atlantic Power to acquire ownership interests in US biomass plants

One of the plants Atlantic Power is acquiring, Craven County Wood Energy, is a 48 MW biomass plant that has been in service since October 1990.

Feds invest $13.8M in Kruger biomass and paper projects

Kruger will install a new system to dry low-quality biomass, usually sent to landfills, and use it to produce energy for the plant, thus limiting the use of fossil fuels it needs to operate.

Arterran Renewables eyes Port Alice for solid biofuel plant

According to Lloyd Davis, Arterran’s director and chief technical officer, Arterran is working with the B.C. Ministry of Forests to determine fibre supply in the area.

EQTEC, Phoenix Biomass ink deal to develop US biogas projects

Under the agreement, the parties will seek to jointly develop biomass gasification power projects in the U.S., with five projects having already been identified.
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FPInnovations and Resolute commission new Thunder Bay TMP-Bio plant

With the capacity to treat 100 metric tons of biomass annually, the bio-refinery pilot plant produces lignin and sugars for use in the development of innovative bio-products. » Read more...

Oxidation catalysts key to scaling up torrefaction

Thomas P. Causer, COO of Advanced Torrefaction Systems, looks to answer the question: “With torrefied biomass holding such promise, what is holding it back from commercial success?” » Read more...

International Fuel Ethanol Workshop and Expo

June 10-13, 2019
Location: Inidanapolis
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Wood Products Safety Summit

June 11, 2019
Location: Prince George, B.C.
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World Biogas Summit

July 3-5, 2019
Location: Birmingham, U.K.
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