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

September 06, 2018

Not Rocket Science, But Not So Easy

Hope for the best, prepare for the worst. Applicable to many life circumstances, the cliché rings particularly true when it comes to a pellet or bioenergy facility’s fiber stream. READ MORE

September 06, 2018

Business Briefs

September 05, 2018

New Hampshire biomass industry pushes for veto override

Much is on the line for New Hampshire’s biomass industry when state legislators reconvene in mid-September, and consider an override of SB 365. READ MORE

September 03, 2018

Wood Yard Wisdom

Many factors come into play when designing the ideal wood yard and fuel handling system for a bioenergy or wood pellet operation. READ MORE

July 23, 2018

Player Design building Maine pellet plant

Player Design Inc., a Maine-based engineering, drying and energy equipment provider, is in the midst of building a pellet manufacturing plant in Sanford, Maine. The 35,000-to-capacity facility should be operational later this year. READ MORE

July 23, 2018

Digging into Combustible Dust

Wood dust. It’s the lifeblood of a pellet plant, but it can be the force behind an operation’s demise, if not properly managed. READ MORE

July 23, 2018

Business Briefs

July 17, 2018

Seller Beware

California’s notorious Prop 65 has cost wood product manufacturers around the country millions of dollars, and an upcoming requirement could exacerbate the issue. READ MORE

July 11, 2018

Critical Industry Matters

In this month’s issue of Biomass Magazine, we’ve tied emissions control together with dust management and fire suppression. READ MORE

July 11, 2018

Business Briefs