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CHAR Technologies FEED study aimed at using rice husks to produce hydrogen

The company plans on using its existing biocarbon facility in London, Ont., to determine the technical and commercial feasibility of using rice husks to generate biocarbon and green hydrogen.

Andritz to supply 12th PowerFluid CFB boiler to Japan biomass power plant

Andritz has received another order from Toyo Engineering Corporation in Japan to supply a 50-MWe PowerFluid circulating fluidized bed (CFB) boiler on EPS basis. The boiler will be part of the biomass power plant in Tahara-shi, Aichi Prefecture, in Japan.

André Bédard joins QWEB as manager of the pellet group

As the manager of the pellet group, Bédard will help meet the needs of his members with regards to market access and export promotion, and help organize seminars and conferences.

Canola meal biocoal project looks to scale up production, commercialization

As the up-scaling continues, Ajay Dalai, Canada Research Chair of Bio-energy and Environmentally Friendly Chemical Processing in USask’s College of Engineering, and his team will investigate alternative, lower-cost additives and apply their recipe to other biomaterials, including canola hull, mustard meal and hull, and oat hull.
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‘Promising results so far’ using sustainable bioproducts in asphalt

Climate change is a growing threat to the world’s population. So, FPInnovations is working to implement new products and solutions, such as lignin-modified asphalt, a green technology that could improve road performance while creating value from an abundantly available forest residue. The progress made so far is promising. » Read more...

New report on deflagration isolation released

With an eye to minimizing the impact of potential combustible dust fires, explosions and deflagrations within wood pellet plants, the project focused on best practices aimed at isolating the potential for this kind of event. The full report is now available. » Read more...

Pennsylvania RNG distribution project to become largest US supply point

In Fiscal 2021, UGI Utilities signed an interconnect agreement with Archaea Energy to accept delivery of RNG. Once fully operational, the recently completed interconnect is capable of accommodating up to 5.3 billion cubic feet of RNG supply each year » Read more

Windjammer Capital acquires mulcher manufacturer Fecon LLC

“Fecon is a great example of the type of business Windjammer seeks for investment – a niche market leader, delivering mission critical products and services with a solid market position,” said Matt Anderson, managing director at Windjammer. » Read more

Avfuel now supplying ACI Jet with SAF

Avfuel will provide ACI Jet with a consistent supply of Neste MY Sustainable Aviation Fuel after having received its first load at the close of December. » Read more

ExxonMobil, Neste to supply SAF in France

The agreement combines ExxonMobil’s expertise in the supply and distribution of jet fuel with Neste’s market-leading SAF production capabilities to provide a continuous and scalable supply of SAF into France. » Read more