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Canada funds British Columbia pellet, bioenergy projects

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, ThermalNatural Resources Canada has awarded $6.45 million to support six projects in British Columbia that aim to promote innovation and diversification in forestry. Several of the projects focus on bioenergy. READ MORE

12 hours ago

Japan names first 5 ROs under Clean Wood Act

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:PelletsJapan’s Forestry Agency has named the first five organizations that have been certified to register companies policies for compliance with its Clean Wood Act, according to a notice filed with the USDA FAS’s Global Agricultural Information Network. READ MORE

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EEX announces first trade in wood pellet futures

BY European Energy Exchange The European Energy Exchange registered the first trade on Industrial Wood Pellets Futures on its platform on Jan. 15. The trade for 10 lots in the Feb. 18 delivery is equivalent to 1,000 metric tons . READ MORE

January 17, 2018

Drax to convert fourth unit to biomass following BEIS action

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, PowerThe U.K. government issued its response to a consultation on cost control for additional biomass conversions under the RO, noting it will introduce a generator cap. Drax said the government's action will allow it to convert a fourth unit to biomass. READ MORE

January 17, 2018

MEPs approve renewable energy, biofuel targets under RED II

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsMembers of the European Parliament endorsed a set of proposals Jan. 17 that set new goals for renewable energy, energy efficiency and renewable transportation fuels. The proposals also cap first-generation biofuels and phase-out the use of palm oil. READ MORE

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