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Greenlane Renewables graduates to TSX

The global provider of biogas upgrading systems helping to decarbonize natural gas began trading on the TSX at the start of the day on Wednesday, Feb. 17.

Nova Scotia mill proposes building biochar plant

This plant would help reduce the amount of the large amount of wood chips left in the province after the closure of Northern Pulp in January last year.

Breaking new ground in pellet plant safety

Recently, WPAC safety committee members realized that in spite of everyone’s best efforts, the industry was still vulnerable to potential catastrophic incidents that couldn’t always be prevented by traditional approaches to safety.

Drax Group to acquire Pinnacle Renewable Energy

An arrangement agreement between the two companies will see Drax acquire all of Pinnacle’s issued and outstanding common shares in an all-cash transaction valued at $831 million.

USask researchers look at ag waste to build a better biomass pellet

A recent discovery by researchers at the University of Saskatchewan (USask) could help hasten use of cheap and plentiful agricultural waste as the go-to material for producing this environmentally friendly energy source.

AGI – Tramco’s Model G Moving the "Mass" in Biomass

While AGI-Tramco is widely known for its industrial agricultural equipment, AGI–Tramco has quietly served the biomass industry for over a decade with notable success. AGI–Tramco’s GM, David Wernsing, reports that the biomass sector has gained a sizeable share within their customer base since 2014—when they first gained traction in the market. Wernsing also reports that to date, AGI–Tramco’s Model G conveyor has been the most in-demand product in their line for biomass; the success of which is due to its reputation of durability and safety, with industry-leading flexibility where special construction considerations were required. » Learn more
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WPAC Asia conference: wood pellet sector well positioned to support climate action

Scientists, energy producers, government regulators and forest managers shared insights on the important role of sustainable wood biomass in meeting global greenhouse gas targets. » Read more...

2021 global wood pellets market outlook

The heating pellet market is substantial. FutureMetrics estimates that global demand for heating pellets in western nations is forecast to reach about 26 million metric tonnes in 2027. » Read more...