Enviva signs contract to supply wood pellets to Belgium
August 15, 2011 | 3:35 pm CDT
RICHMOND, VA -- Enviva LP, a manufacturer of wood pellets and processed biomass in the United States and Europe, has entered into a long-term wood pellet supply contract with Electrabel, a subsidiary of GDF SUEZ Group, one of the largest utilities in the world.

Under the contract, Enviva, a subsidiary of Intrinergy Holdings LP, will supply 480,000 metric tons of wood pellets annually to Electrabel’s biomass power generating facilities in Belgium.

“With demand for renewable fuel increasing worldwide, the U.S. biomass market is poised for tremendous growth. Enviva is excited to be at the nexus of this growth by matching U.S.-based resources with major power producers around the world,” said Enviva Chairman and CEO John Keppler.

Read Enviva's press release.

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