The Biologue Blog

October 09, 2015

Dedicate a Day to Bioenergy

BY Anna SimetOct. 21 is National Bioenergy Day, an annual event orchestrated by the Biomass Power Association. Now in its third year, NBD is growing. READ MORE

October 02, 2015

An Option For Coal Plants

BY Anna SimetA few weeks ago, I wrote a story about the 2,000-MW Eggborough Power Station in North Yorkshire, England, and how it had officially decided that it would close, and not convert to biomass, which was once quite a viable option. READ MORE

September 25, 2015

Bringing Advanced Biofuels to Omaha

BY Anna SimetA month from today, most of our staff will have arrived in Omaha to make last-minute preparations for the National Advanced Biofuel Conference & Expo, an event that I always look forward to. READ MORE

September 18, 2015

Focus on the Three Cs

BY Anna SimetDecember is our conversions, cofiring and colocation issue, READ MORE

September 11, 2015

The Military's Renewable Fuel/Energy Progress (Or Lack Thereof)

BY Anna SimetOn this day, I’m working on the November issue of Biomass Magazine, which has a semi-befitting them: U.S. Military Bioenergy Production & Use READ MORE

September 04, 2015

Biomass Magazine's Big-Deal Directory

BY Anna SimetAround 8,500 copies of Biomass Magazine's industry directory will be mailed out to biomass power plants, pellet plants, attendees of our International Biomass Conference & Expo, and lots of other industry events. READ MORE

August 28, 2015

Is Coal-Derived Methane Power Renewable?

BY Anna SimetThis week, I learned of an operating project by Hoosier Energy that converts coalbed methane into electricity. The company has it listed in its renewable energy project portfolio and titles it thusly—the Osprey Point Renewable Energy Station. READ MORE

August 20, 2015

Greenbacks and Green Scams

BY Anna SimetLately, we’ve been getting quite a few emails from readers asking for advice about which companies to invest in. While we appreciate the fact that you seem to value our opinions and insight, it’s just not our business to make those recommendations. READ MORE

August 14, 2015

Pellet Storage Safety

BY Anna SimetEarlier this week, I wrote a story on a wood pellet storage offgassing study.Let me just say that I now realize the degree of contention regarding this matter. READ MORE

August 07, 2015

Surveying Pellet Producers

BY Anna SimetTo put together this survey, our team worked with Pellet Mill Magazine editorial board members—who are mainly pellet plant CEOs/operators—so we have a hunch the results will be of interest to you. READ MORE

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