November 25, 2020

UK details plans for future of the CfD scheme

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, BiogasThe U.K. government on Nov. 24 confirmed that coal-to-biomass conversion projects will be excluded from future allocation rounds under its CfD scheme. Dedicated biomass with combined-heat-and-power (CHP) will continue to be eligible. READ MORE

November 25, 2020

Japan’s wood pellet imports to reach 2.1M metric tons in 2020

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, PowerJapan imported a record 1.6 million metric tons of wood pellets last year, according to a report filed with the USDA FAS Global Agricultural Information Network. Wood pellet imports for 2020 are expected to reach 2.1 million metric tons. READ MORE

November 25, 2020

Canfor sells Fort Nelson forest tenure to Peak Renewables

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:PelletsCanfor announced on Nov. 17 it has reached multi-year $30 million agreements with pellet producer Peak Renewables involving the sale of the company’s forest tenure in the Fort Nelson region of British Columbia. READ MORE

November 25, 2020

CenterPoint Energy gains approval for made-in-Minnesota RNG

BY CenterPoint Energy Found In:Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsCenterPoint Energy announced Nov. 19 it has received approval from the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission to open its natural gas distribution system to made-in-Minnesota renewable natural gas (RNG). READ MORE

November 24, 2020

EU seeks comments on review of RED II, biomass sustainability

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, ThermalThe European Commission has launched a public consultation on the EU's review of its Renewable Energy Directive (RED II) focused on aligning RED II targets with the European Green Deal and a review of sustainability criteria for for forest biomass. READ MORE

November 24, 2020

Wood pellets can help Biden administration reach climate goals

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, PowerFutureMetrics LLC published a white paper in mid-November describing how co-firing sustainably produced wood pellets at existing power stations can help the Biden administration meet its climate goals. READ MORE


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