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USDA Guarantees $91 Million for Wood Chip to Car Fuel Plant

Posted: 10/03/2014 4:18PM

Cool Planet Energy Systems was issued $91MM by the U.S. Department of Agriculture for a loan guarantee to support construction of a wood chip to gasoline commercial manufacturing plant.


New Generation Power Announces Biomas Project in Japan

Posted: 09/16/2014 1:02PM

New Generation Power International, a leading global renewable energy company, will develop three 11.5 Megawatt (MW) wood biomass plants in Japan.


Hotels Embrace Biomass Heating Systems

Posted: 09/03/2014 9:02AM

Leading biomass boiler suppliers Treco have been working with a number of hotels across the country in a bid to fight the rising costs of fossil fuels.


Vega Biofuels' Wood Pellet Torrefaction Plant Uses Biomass

Posted: 09/03/2014 7:31AM

VEGA BIOFUELS, INC. announced that its Joint Venture (JV) partner, Agri-Tech Producers, LLC (ATP) has developed a new and patent-pending process that dramatically reduces the cost of some of the biomass feedstock for the Company's Allendale, SC pilot torrefaction plant.




USDA Funds Rural Wood-to-Energy Projects with $3.75 Million

Posted: 07/15/2014 2:55PM

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the award of more than $2.5 million in grants to develop wood energy teams in 11 states and an additional $1.25 million for nine wood energy projects.


Wood-to-Gasoline Plant Hits Financial Troubles

By Bill Esler Posted: 07/13/2014 6:30PM

KiOR, which converts wood and other cellulosic fibers into gasoline, said in an SEC filing it is unable to make a $1.8 million loan payment to a state agency that funded it, and has retained advisors to develop strategies, including possible sale.


Viridis Energy Expects Strong 2014 Despite Early Setbacks

By Alex Keown Posted: 06/04/2014 9:25AM

Wood pellet fuel maker Viridis Energy reported revenue growth of 142 percent, despite a six-week trucking strike in British Columbia and extreme weather that caused production challenges at its Nova Scotia wood pellet facility.


Wood Damaged by Ice Storm Fuels Power Plant in South Carolina

Posted by Bill Esler | Posted: 04/13/2014 9:40PM

Nearly 21,000 tons of timber and woody debris damaged by February ice storms in the Southeast is being burned at Ameresco's Savannah River bio-energy plant in Aiken, SC. It represents 55% of the power plant's wood fuel purchases.


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