Anna Simet

A North Dakota native and Twin Cities resident, Anna Simet (Austin) is managing editor of Biomass Magazine at BBI International, where she has worked since June 2008. She is a graduate of the University of North Dakota and has nearly a decade of journalistic experience, the majority of which has been in bioenergy and biofuels.

Latest Posts by Anna Simet

October 26, 2016

Covanta provides plant project updates

Covanta’s waste-to-energy plant under construction in Dublin, Ireland, is on track to undergo first fire by the end of Q1, CEO and President Stephen Jones said during the company’s Q3 financial earnings call. READ MORE

October 25, 2016

Bioenergy Byproduct to Soil Savior

Production and sale of biochar at biomass-using plants can result in significant financial gains, but the industry is still working at building its myriad of potential markets. READ MORE

October 24, 2016

Biomass Heats New Hampshire EPA Office

The New Hampshire environmental protection and public health agencies just finished installing a multimillion dollar, state-of-the-art biomass heating plant at its facility in Concord. READ MORE

October 21, 2016

Biomass gasification project to break ground

North Fork Community Power, a 2-MW biomass gasification plant in North Fork, California, is set to break ground next month.The Yosemite Sequoia RC&D Council and Phoenix Energy will host a groundbreaking ceremony Nov. 3. READ MORE

October 18, 2016

Oregon company opens torrefied briquette demo plant

HM3 has successfully completed a demonstration-scale torrefied biomass briquetting plant in Troutdale, Oregon, and is licensing its technology to a Japanese utility that intends to site a commercial-scale facility in the U.S. READ MORE

October 14, 2016

Bioenergy Conversions, Colocations and Integrations

The December issue of Biomass Magazine is already underway, themed conversions, colocations and integrations. READ MORE

October 13, 2016

National Bioenergy Day set for Oct. 19

The fourth annual National Bioenergy Day is set for Oct. 19, an event that aims to unite businesses, organizations, stakeholders and communities across the country that support bioenergy, as well as showcase its benefits and educate the public. READ MORE

September 29, 2016

Free NC Swine Waste Biogas Project Webinar

Register for a free webinar on swine waste-based energy production in North Carolina. READ MORE

September 26, 2016

299-MW UK biomass plant selects boiler supplier

MGT Teesside Ltd.’s Tees Renewable Energy Plant planned for Teesport near Middlesbrough in North East England will deploy the world's largest circulating fluidized boiler utilizing only biomass as fuel, once the facility is up and running in 2020. READ MORE

September 21, 2016

Energy, ag, business groups push for tax credit extensions

More than 50 groups in the energy, agriculture, transportation and other business sectors have banded together to pressure Congress for a multiyear extension of tax provisions set to expire at the end of the year. READ MORE