Friday, May 20, 2011
Biomass forum scheduled in Port Angeles
Both Nippon Paper Industries USA in Port Angeles and Port Townsend Paper
Corp. plan upgrades of their biomass boilers, burning forest waste, or
Great Olympic Peninsula Duck Derby promises to be a quack-up
By Paige Dickerson PORT ANGELES — A quacky sort of family fun will race
into ... to enjoy a carnival-like atmosphere at the Nippon Paper Industries
Regents hear concerns over UM biomass boiler proposal
KALISPELL - Debate over the University of Montana's proposed biomass
heating plant took center stage at the Board of Regents' meeting here
Thursday as campus leaders sought approval for the $16 million project and
worked to dispel opposition swirling ...
State board rules in favor of Port Townsend Paper biomass project
By Charlie Bermant PORT TOWNSEND — The state Pollution Control Board has
effectively denied an appeal of a permit for a $55 million upgrade of the
Port Townsend Paper Corp. mill's biomass facility, paving the way for
construction to begin later this ...
Dorset school's biomass boiler plan revealed
Plans for a biomass boiler and fuel store at a school in Dorset are being
revealed to the public. If proposals at Merley First School in Wimborne go
ahead, it could save the school £4000 a year in fuel bills, Poole Borough
Council said. ...
HSU forestry to participate in biomass project
According to HSU spokesman Paul Mann, the project will consist of
determining if converting slash and biomass waste to biofuel could revive
rural economies that were dependent on the timber industry. Project
researchers also hope that it would reduce ...
Analysis: Wood fuel poised to be next global commodity
In the meantime, utilities are burning biomass in ever greater amounts and
now want price certainty and derivatives to manage their cost exposure in
forward power sales, although European policymakers are mulling limits on
subsidies for burning wood ...
Can 60% of India's Transport Gasoline Come from Waste Biomass?
_GCC What would it take to obtain 25% or more of a society's transport fuel
from biomass? It would take a lot of biomass, for starters. More than can
be obtained merely from agricultural, forestry, or municipal waste.
Dedicated terrestrial and marine ...
Drilling work starts at bio-mass site
Isle of Wight County Press
PREPARATORY investigation work is due to start this week on the former
landfill site in Stag Lane, Newport, ahead of a planning application for
the construction of the £130 million, biomass-fuelled Combined Heat and
Power plant. ...
GTFF to supply hybrid poplar woody biomass for ZeaChem commercial
GreenWood Tree Farm Fund (GTFF), managed by GreenWood Resources (GWR), is
to supply hybrid poplar woody biomass for ZeaChem Inc.'s first commercial
cellulosic biorefinery. The combination of GTFF's existing tree farms in
close proximity to the ...
EWP Renewable Corporation to Purchase California Power Holdings, LLC
PR Newswire (press release)
EWPRC's US management team members each have decades of direct development,
acquisition, financing, design, construction and operations experience in
cogeneration, biomass, and efficient district energy systems. EWPRC today
owns and operates three ...
In Our Opinion: The biomass rewrite
The controversy over biomass plants, raging in Massachusetts for the last
few years, took a dramatic turn recently when the Patrick administration