December 13, 2019

Brouillette sworn in as secretary of energy

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsDan Brouillette was sworn in to serve as the 15th U.S. secretary of energy on Dec. 11. He was nominated to the post by President Trump on Nov. 7 and was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on Dec. 2 by a vote of 70 to 15. READ MORE

December 13, 2019

ReCarbon receives $7 million from Doosan

BY ReCarbon Inc. Found In:BiogasReCarbon Inc. has announced the closing of $7 million in Series B funding from a subsidiary of Doosan Group. The company has developed a technology that can produce fuel cell grade hydrogen from landfill gas. READ MORE

December 12, 2019

EIA updates bioenergy forecasts, predicts increase in capacity

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, BiogasThe EIA released the December edition of its Short-Term Energy Outlook on Dec. 11 predicting nonhydropower renewables will provide 10 percent of total U.S. utility-scale power generation in 2019, increasing to 12 percent in 2020. READ MORE

December 12, 2019

Caribou Biofuels, Research Foundation for SUNY sign agreement

BY Caribou Biofuels Inc. Found In:Power, ThermalCaribou Biofuels Inc. has entered into an agreement with the Research Foundation for SUNY, on behalf of SUNY Cobleskill, to develop and commercialize a rotary gasifier that turns combustible waste into biofuel and a soil supplement. READ MORE

December 12, 2019

Siemens signs agreement in Sweden to test renewable fuels

BY Siemens Found In:Power, ThermalGöteborg Energi and Siemens are cooperating to test state-of-the-art gas turbine technology that enables the operation of renewable fuels in the Rya combined-heat-and-power (CHP) plant in Sweden. The facility is currently powered by natural gas. READ MORE

December 11, 2019

USDA: US wood pellet exports top 550,035 tons in October

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:PelletsThe U.S. exported 550,035.3 tons of wood pellets during October, according to data released by the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service on Dec. 5. Exports were down when compared to both October 2018 and September 2019. READ MORE


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