wood pellet heating News

  • Wood pellet market continues to rise in Japan - What does this mean for the U.S.?

    Over the past couple of decades, Japan has taken aggressive steps towards increasing their use of renewable resources in order to fuel the nation’s growing energy needs while also reducing carbon emissions. The Japanese government has introduced a ...


    By Uzelac Industries, Inc

  • Modern wood heating industry celebrates 1GW milestone under Renewable Heat Incentive

    Installed capacity of modern wood heating systems under the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) have broken through the 1GW milestone earlier this month, thanks to strong demand in commercial, industrial and public sector organisations. Modern wood heating boilers burn wood pellets, chips, briquettes or logs and feed the heat into a central heating system or, in some cases, directly into industrial ...


    By Inprova Energy

  • Factors that Affect Biomass Pellet Quality

    Wood pellets provide a clean and efficient energy source. However, not all wood pellets are created equal. Lower-quality pellets won’t burn as cleanly or as efficiently. If you use pellets to heat a private home, a public school, or an industrial factory, you want to choose pellets that will produce the desired heat while protecting your equipment. And if you produce biomass pellets, ...


    By Uzelac Industries, Inc

  • The 3rd World Conference on Pellets will be arranged as an integrated part of World Bioenergy 2012

    Building on previous successes, the World Pellets 2012 is once again an integrated part of the World Bioenergy event. It will feature the whole production chain – raw materials, production, and end use – as well as certification, standardisation, trade, and market development. World Pellets 2012 is the third major world event on pellets and densified biomass fuels. Today pellets and ...


    By Elmia AB

  • Bioenergy now the Main Heat Source for Swedish Houses

    Bioenergy is now the main source of heat for semi-detached and detached houses in Sweden. In 2008 more than half the energy used for heating and hot water came from bioenergy. In total 31.5 TWh were used to provide heating and hot water in detached and semi-detached houses in Sweden in 2008. 51% of these homes had bioenergy as their primary energy ...


    By Elmia AB

  • With Cooler Weather, advice to New Englanders for safer, cleaner wood-burning (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT)

    As cooler temperatures return in the northeast and many people seek to avoid high heating costs, more and more New Englanders are turning to wood as a cost-saving, renewable source of energy. EPA reminds New Englanders that wood heaters may emit more pollutants into the air than the heat sources they replace such as oil or natural gas. Following some easy recommendations and tips can help ensure ...

  • EPA Tips to Help Reduce Health Concerns and Improve Efficiency When Using Wood Heaters

    With a very cold winter in full swing in New England, many people seek to reduce their heating costs by turning to wood as a cost-saving, renewable source of energy. However, both indoor and outdoor wood heaters may be inefficient and emit more pollutants into the air than heat sources that burn oil or natural gas. By following some wood-burning tips, people can help ensure that wood is burned ...

  • BTEC Unveils Biomass Recognition Program, Calls Attention to 'Often Invisible' Green Heating Option

    Today, the Biomass Thermal Energy Council (BTEC) unveiled a recognition program for home and business heating systems using local, renewable biomass in place of fossil fuels like heating oil. The Biomass Green Heat Registered Site plaque will allow residential, business, and facility owners to proudly showcase their biomass thermal appliances to colleagues and neighbors, who would otherwise be ...

  • Pratt & Whitney Power Systems to Deliver Biomass Waste Heat Recovery Power Plant for Nechako Green Energy in British Columbia

    Pratt & Whitney Power Systems has been awarded a contract to deliver a 2 megawatt biomass heat recovery power plant for Nechako Green Energy Ltd. in Vanderhoof, British Columbia. The state-of-the-art power plant will provide clean, carbon-neutral power to the company's Premium Pellet plant operation, and marks the first ever Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) installation in a forest ...


  • Abengoa selected to build the world’s largest biomass combined heat and power plant in the UK

    Abengoa (MCE: ABG.B / P SM / NASDAQ: ABGB), an international company that applies innovative technology solutions for sustainable development in the energy and environment sectors, and Toshiba Corporation, have been selected as preferred bidders to build the Tees Renewable Energy Plant. The project is owned by MGT Teesside, a subsidiary of MGT Power, a British company committed to developing ...


    By Abengoa

  • Green energy companies in B.C. and India join forces

    Vancouver-based Viridis Energy Inc., recently announced a strategic agreement with Abellon Clean Energy Limited, a sustainable energy company based in Ahmedabad, India. Viridis Energy is a manufacturer and distributor of biomass fuel to the rapidly expanding biomass energy markets for residential and industrial applications. Abellon CleanEnergy is part of global Abellon Business Group, with ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Ekoterm Project Ltd Participated In Exhibition In Spain

    18,000 professionals from Europe and Latin America in the field of biomass energy utilization sought technological solutions at the international specialized exhibition Expobioenergia in Valladolid, Spain from 22 to 24 October 2013. Considerable interest among the visitors to one of the largest exhibitions of technologies related to biomass in Europe caused represented by Ekoterm Project biomass ...


    By Ekoterm Proekt EAD

  • Seminar For The Balkans` Distributors Of Erato

    Over the 20 guests from the Balkans attended the commercial & technical seminar, organized by ERATO. In the biomass training center our business partners have the possibility to get a closer look at the new products and the new developed heating equipment, that will be on the market this autumn. The presented new products were: – die-cast aluminum radiators VISION, manufactured by ...


    By Ekoterm Proekt EAD

  • Denmark’s largest coal plant fully converts to biomass

    Diarmaid Williams reports in decentralized energy that the huge Avedøre combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Copenhagen, Denmark, once the country’s largest coal-fired station, is now completely fueled by biomass. Coal has been replaced entirely by wood pellets and straw as two energy companies, Vestegnens Kraftvarmeselskab (VEKS) and Dong Energy combined to ...

  • Bioenergy Insight 2017: Q&A session with FutureMetrics’ William Strauss

    The Bioenergy Insight Conference, a world-leading bioenergy event, will be held in Edinburgh, Scotland, on 4 and 5 October 2017, covering the whole bioenergy supply chain. The show will focus on all the new developments and the latest challenges. ...

  • Bioenergy Study Tour Denmark - September 2016

    We our offering the opportunity to travel to Denmark on a bioenergy tour. The cost will be in the region of €550. This will include 3 nights accommodation, flights and travel in Copenhagen, it does not cover food expenses. If you are interested in participating please contact Teresa O’Brien at contact@irbea.ie. Further details to follow. The proposed schedule includes some of the ...

  • World Biomass Report

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


    By ReportLinker

  • New agreement brings global bioenergy expertise to Sweden

    The Swedish Bioenergy Association (Svebio) and Elmia AB have agreed to co-organise another three World Bioenergy events in Jönköping in 2010, 2012 and 2014. World Bioenergy was launched almost six years ago and after four editions has established itself as the internationally leading meeting place and trade fair for the bioenergy industry. World Bioenergy is now also one of the few trade fairs in ...


    By Elmia AB

  • Saxlund takes €3m order for biomass handling system in the UK

    Saxlund International GmbH, a fully-owned subsidiary of Opcon AB (STO:OPCO), the energy and environmental technology Group, has received an order from Babcock & Wilcox Vølund A/S, Denmark, for the delivery of a state-of-the-art biomass handling system to a green energy project in Margam – Port Talbot, between Swansea and Cardiff in South Wales, UK. The scope of Saxlund’s ...


    By Opcon Energy System AB (OES)

  • Exploiting British Columbia`s bioenergy opportunities

    Natural gas and oil are hot topics in the media these days, but many investors are turning to British Columbia's bioenergy riches as a province-wide source of new jobs and real economic growth. So significant is BC's wealth in bio-energy resources that the Corporate Knights 2012 ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

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