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August 14, 2019

BC loggers partner to salvage logging debris

Two central B.C. loggers are collaborating on a new initiative to salvage logging debris in areas impacted by the 2017 wildfires.

WPAC makes progress promoting key priorities

The Wood Pellet Association of Canada's key business plan priority areas for 2019 included advocacy and market support, safety, and research and technical development. WPAC executive director Gordon Murray delivers a progress report of their efforts so far this year.

New facilities behind Pinnacle’s Q2 bump in production and revenue

Higher sales volumes in the second quarter of 2019 from new wood pellet facilities coming online are behind a 22.4 per cent year-over-year increase in revenue for Pinnacle Renewable Energy, the company reports.

North America’s RNG industry reaches 100 facility benchmark

"With the addition of three recent operational facilities, the 101 RNG production sites across the continent equate to nearly 150 per cent growth over the past five years from the 41 projects built between 1982 and 2014," The Coalition For Renewable Natural Gas states.

NewEnergyBlue plans to scale up wheat-to-biofuel technology

NewEnergyBlue intends to build a series of biomass refineries across grain belts and sugar-growing regions to process agricultural residues like wheat straw, cornstalks, and sugar bagasse into bioethanol.

Prodesa expands to Asia

Prodesa has always bet strongly on internationalization as one of the key points of our philosophy. Our geographical expansion is the result of both ambition to overcome new challenges and the need to be close to the client in order to offer a fast and efficient service. Therefore, we have founded Prodesa Asia, based in Vietnam, to provide a local response to the needs of the Asian market. This new subsidiary has a workshop that will provide assistance at the post-sales service level to current projects, as well as at the commercial level to take advantage of new opportunities in this large market. >> Learn more
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Oujé-Bougoumou upgrades biomass boiler

The Oujé-Bougoumou Cree Nation in Northern Quebec is replacing its nearly 30-year old biomass boiler system with the largest containerized wood biomass boiler built in Canada. » Read more...

Biomass Energy Network hosts Australian delegation in Edmonton

Earlier this month, the Biomass Energy Network hosted a visiting delegation from Queensland, Australia to discuss how Alberta and Queensland can work together to develop a successful bioeconomy in both regions. » Read more...

Biomass North Forum 2019

September 17-19, 2019
Location: Ottawa
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2019 WPAC AGM and Conference

September 24-26, 2019
Location: Ottawa
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Lignofuels Americas

October 30-31, 2019
Location: Omaha, Nebraska
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Scaling Up 2019

November 4-7, 2019
Location: Ottawa
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