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Madison Pellet

Nova Scotia converting six public buildings to wood heat

A team of 11 provincial departments and public sector agencies chose the buildings, which are part of the first phase of a long-term effort to develop a new market for wood heating and, later, district heat.

Skeena Bioenergy donating wood pellets to BC community facing shortage

On Saturday, Feb. 1, local residents were invited to come to the Kitsumkalum Boat Launch and receive pellets by donation. Given the significant need, each household was limited to 200 pounds of pellets.

Aemetis awarded $4.1M grant for biogas upgrading unit

The biogas upgrading facility will convert dairy biogas to renewable natural gas (RNG) as a final processing step after biogas is delivered via pipeline from anaerobic digesters that Aemetis Biogas is building at dairies throughout Stanislaus and Merced Counties in California.

UPS signs multi-year RNG agreements with Kinetrex Energy, TruStar Energy

Together, these two contracts will supply UPS with up to 80 million gallon equivalents (GEs) of RNG over the terms of the agreements.

Uncertain future for Ontario biomass plant pending government review

Residents in Hearst, Ont., are becoming concerned about the future of the nearby Calstock Biomass Generation plant, whose contract with the provincial government is set to expire in June. The provincial government is conducting a review of existing electric generation facilities and may require that the company re-apply to extend its contract.
Sponsored Spotlight 

Prodesa will supply a belt dryer for Rayonier Group

Prodesa has signed a contract with Dalkia Smart Building to provide a new drying line for Rayonier Advanced Materials Group in the southwest of France. The 424 m2 belt dryer includes 13 heat exchangers and 8 large fans and will be commissioned in September 2020. The equipment will allow the recovery of 16 MW of hot water from the residual heat of the low temperature drying.
This is a major project for Prodesa that complies with both environmental requirements and the high demanding site operating conditions. Learn More
Featured News 

‘A different kind of game’: Gevo looks to expand SAF production

Ten years ago, sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) didn’t exist. But today, this segment of the biofuels market is quickly expanding, particularly as public concern about climate change skyrockets. Gevo Inc. is capitalizing on this trend. » Read more...

$2.7M in funding announced for four BC biomass projects

These projects will turn wood waste from slash piles into wood pellets and pulp products, and they will help achieve B.C.’s and Canada’s climate change targets. » Read more...