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Study to explore biomass district energy heating in New Glasgow

Ottawa has announced a $515,000 investment in Nova Scotia-based TorchLight Bioresources to study a district energy system that would connect over 90 per cent of buildings in the community and reduce greenhouse gas emissions and heating costs for New Glasgow, N.S.

EU sanctions to ban Russian wood pellet exports to Europe

EU sanctions taking effect July 10 will end Russian wood pellet exports to Europe, which is expected to cause difficulties with waste disposal at Russian sawmills. According to Lesprom Analytics, the EU accounted for 80 per cent of Russian wood pellet exports.

Prince George landfill teams up with FortisBC for RNG production

FortisBC expects to produce approximately 90,000 gigajoules of RNG a year from this project with the Foothills Boulevard Regional Landfill over its 20-year contract, starting 2024.

Hy2gen AG and SAF+ Consortium to develop Quebec green aviation fuels

The two companies will work together towards the development of structuring projects in the hydrogen industry sector, more specifically green aviation fuels, starting with a Quebec-based project.

Opinion: Supporting a circular economy in the forests

"...material must come out of the forests to reduce the fuel load that can help wildfires grow and spread to the point where they can’t be controlled, let alone be extinguished," writes Drax Group's director of sustainability, Alan Knight.
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2022 Canadian pellet map

The 2022 version of the popular Canadian pellet map is now ready to be downloaded! Regular subscribers will have received a wall poster of the map in their spring issue of Canadian Biomass magazine. A high-resolution PDF is available for download today. » Read more...

Optimizing logging residuals

Quebec forestry company Groupe de Scieries GDS has a new pellet plant in Lac-au-Saumon, Que., that will enable the company to put the raw materials created by their logging operations to better use. » Read more...