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  • Biomass Power Developers Are Busy Generating Jobs

    In some areas of the country, people are finally starting to realize the potential for biomass plants to create jobs. Recently there have been many news stories of project developers starting construction, breaking ground or just announcing their projects. Most recently, Rentech Inc.'s Northwest Renewable Energy Center in Port St. Joe, Fla., was approved by the City Commission. The $225 million ...


    By BBI International

  • MonitorTech awarded Alpine power a biomass project.

    MonitorTech has been awarded the CEMS project for Alpine Power in Lufkin, Texas. The project is one of the largest wood burning Biomass power projects in the country. The MT100 will be monitoring NOx, CO, Wet 02, Dry 02, and Opacity. Monitor Tech will also provide quarterly Cylinder Gas Audits (CGA) and maintenance. Monitor Tech supplies all the cal gases required for the CGA audits. Monitor ...


    By Monitor Tech Lab LLC

  • UBC selects nexterra / GE Biomass Power System

    The University of British Columbia (UBC) and Nexterra Systems Corp., a leading biomass gasification company, announced today that UBC will install and demonstrate a unique, on-site biomass-fuelled combined heat and power (CHP) solution developed by Nexterra and GE Power & Water's gas engine division. The CHP system will be located at UBC's Vancouver campus, where it will provide clean, ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Biomass power investment will total $104 billion by 2021

    Later this month, the world's largest biomass-fueled power plant will come online in the United Kingdom, generating an estimated 750 megawatts (MW) of base load renewable power. The Tilbury, England facility represents a significant step forward for the biomass power generation sector, which is expected to expand rapidly in the coming decade. Defined as the generation of ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Biomass Powering a Military Base in Upstate New York

    Fort Drum, a U.S. Army installation located in northern New York state and home to a 60-megawatt biomass power plant, is a leader in its support of the U.S. Department of Defense’s priorities to enhance energy security and the use of renewable energy. The ReEnergy Black River facility, operated by ReEnergy Holdings ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Berlin Starts Production on New Biomass Power Plant

    More than 250 people turned out for the groundbreaking ceremony of Burgess BioPower, formerly known as the Berlin Station, in Berlin, N.H., Oct. 6, including New Hampshire's governor and the city's mayor. The $275 million, 75-megawatt plant is expected to begin generating power in 2013, selling it to New Hampshire Public Service under a 20-year power purchase agreement. New Hampshire Gov. John ...


    By BBI International

  • Biomass Will Make Coal-fired Power Plants Greener

    The U.S. should follow the European lead and burn more biomass in coal-fired boilers. Big equivalent reductions in greenhouse gas emissions would be achieved according to the McIlvaine Company in its Power Plant Air Quality Decisions online system. In the U.K. one of the world’s largest coal-fired power plants, (Drax), announced recently that 10 percent of the fuel input will come from ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • EcoSecurities and Amruthakrishna Power Generation sign biomass agreement

    EcoSecurities Group plc, one of the world’s leading originators of carbon credit projects and Amruthakrishna Power Generation Ltd, a major power solutions and industrial consultancy provider from Secunderbad in India, have signed a purchase agreement to buy Certified Emission Reductions (CERs) from four different biomass power projects across the Andhra Pradesh province. Positioned at the ...


    By EcoSecurities Group plc

  • Outotec to deliver a 90 MW biomass power plant in Turkey

    OUTOTEC OYJ  PRESS RELEASE   NOVEMBER 16, 2012  at 1:00 PM Outotec to deliver a 90 MW biomass power plant in Turkey Outotec has agreed with Eren Holding on the turnkey delivery of a 90 MW biomass power plant to Çorlu, located close to Istanbul in Turkey. The order value is approximately EUR 55 ...


    By Outotec Oyj

  • New report by NNFCC highlights the importance of biomass in power production

    A new briefing report by bioeconomy consultants NNFCC says biomass can deliver cost-effective, low-carbon energy that delivers real and meaningful environmental and economic benefits, but warns that the way we calculate these benefits needs to be more ...


    By NNFCC

  • Abengoa to develop in Belgium the largest biomass power plant in the world

    Abengoa (MCE: ABG.B/P SM /NASDAQ: ABGB), the international company that applies innovative technology solutions for sustainability in the energy and environment sectors, has been selected by the electricity and gas company, Belgian Eco Energy (Bee), to develop the largest commercial plant in the world of new construction in Ghent (Belgium), which will produce 215 MW of electricity, being one ...


    By Abengoa

  • Metso to supply biomass power plant to Bioenergeticheskaya Kompaniya in Russia

    /www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Metso to supply biomass power plant to Bioenergeticheskaya Kompaniya in Russia Metso Corporation's press release on February 12, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. local time Plant will enable utilization of sawmill residue for sustainable heat and power ...


    By Metso Corporation

  • ElectraTherm Green Machine generates power from biomass in Italy

    ElectraTherm, a leader in distributed, waste heat to power generation, commissioned a Green Machine to generate emission-free electricity from biomass in Badia Prataglia, Italy. The facility operates a biomass boiler burning a mix of sawdust and ground up waste wood from a saw mill. The site was challenged with a large amount of wood waste and no means of disposal or storage. Hauling it away ...


    By ElectraTherm

  • Nexterra to Supply Biomass Gasification System for Birmingham Power UK

    Nexterra Systems Corp.(www.nexterra.co.uk), a global leader in energy-from-waste gasification systems, announced today that it has signed a contract with MWH to supply a biomass gasification system for the Birmingham Bio Power Ltd. (BBPL) renewable energy power plant in Tyseley, UK. Developed by Carbonarius, the plant will be capable of producing over 10 MW of ...


    By Nexterra Systems Corp.

  • Enviva Executes Agreement with Dominion Virginia Power for Biomass Supply

    Enviva LP ("Enviva"), a leading manufacturer of processed biomass fuel in the United States and Europe, today announced that it has signed a contract with Richmond, Va.-based Dominion Virginia Power ("Dominion"), one of the U.S.'s largest energy producers, to supply biomass to two power facilities in southeast ...


    By Enviva Pellets, LLC

  • Perfect Green Biomass

    The launch of Perfect Green Biomass services represents a pivotal move into a rapidly developing new business sector for the Group, and a keen area of focus for the Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) & ‘RE-thinking 2050’ Produced by European Renewable Energy Council (EREC). The report provides policy recommendations for what is needed to fully exploit the EU´s ...


    By Perfect Green Group Ltd

  • Will biomass be the saviour of coal?

    KEMA, an independent service provider to the energy industry, has prepared a White Paper on the use of biomass for energy production at existing coal-fired plants. Biomass co-firing is gaining increasing attention from both utilities and regulatory stakeholders. It offers renewable energy generation with low capital costs and takes advantage of the high electrical efficiencies of today"s coal ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • World Biomass Report

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:   World Biomass Report ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Biomass Gasifier Fuels Electricity Generation, Sells Renewable Power to Grid

    ZeroPoint Clean Tech, Inc. (ZeroPoint) today announced the completion of phase one of the field commissioning of its ZeroPoint Renewable CHP Solution™ at a project site in Schwarze Pumpe, Germany. The field commissioning included operation of a reciprocating gas engine fueled by synthesis gas and synchronization of the generator with the local distribution grid, securing a ...


    By ZeroPoint Clean Tech, Inc.

  • Metso to supply biomass power plant to Sia Graanul Invest in Latvia

    Metso Corporation's press release on March 21, 2011 at 3:00 p.m. local time Metso will supply ...


    By Thomson Reuters

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