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Webinar: Japan’s biomass outlook in a changing power market

Canadian Biomass and WPAC have teamed up with FutureMetrics to provide an analysis of the Japanese biomass power market during a FREE one-hour webinar called on June 2 at 2:00 p.m. EST. Register now!

Cleaning up contaminate: pilot project separates debris from hog fuel piles

Whitecourt Power partnered with Whitecourt Transport and Millar Western Forest Products to trial separating debris from a hog fuel pile using Frontline Machinery equipment. Here are some of the lessons learned.

UBC researchers develop biodegradable wood fibre mask for COVID-19

Researchers in the Bioproducts Institute at UBC have designed what could be the very first N95 mask that can be sourced and made entirely in Canada. It’s also possibly the world’s first fully compostable and biodegradable medical mask.

Editorial: silver linings in a pandemic

Despite the devestating health and economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, there are some silver linings for the biomass industry, with wood pellet production considered essential and new projects continuing to come online, writes Canadian Biomass editor Ellen Cools.

Stora Enso, Cordenka working on bio-based carbon fibre solutions

Stora Enso and Cordenka are partnering to develop precursors for bio-based carbon fibre that could be used in transportation, construction and power generation.
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From propane to biomass: BC community undertakes biomass heating project

The transition from fossil fuels to sustainable sources of energy has been slow, but one small community recently made a big leap toward energy efficiency by installing biomass boilers to provide heat energy for its people. » Read more...

Toronto organics processing facility to convert food waste to RNG

The City of Toronto, in collaboration with Enbridge Gas Inc., is installing equipment at its Dufferin Solid Waste Management Facility, which will upgrade the biogas produced from processing food waste into RNG. » Read more...