March 27, 2015
With an improving economy comes a strengthened dollar, and that’s good news to U.S. consumers—we’re getting more for our dollar, and we have more dollars to spend elsewhere.
It is not, however, good for trade and foreign U.S. investment.
March 19, 2015
Last week, I interviewed Greg Smith from Global Energy Solutions, and during our chat I asked him about opportune countries for bioenergy project development.
March 12, 2015
For the past three years, Biomass Magazine has recognized outstanding industry contributions and achievements through two special awards granted at the International Biomass Conference & Expo.
March 05, 2015
We must continue developing new technologies that will use our waste—not just plastic— in different ways, including energy and fuel purposes.
February 26, 2015
New Hampshire's Renewable Portfolio Standard has been under attack via numerous proposed bills.
February 20, 2015
The European Commission's investigation into the U.K.'s subsidies to support the conversion of the Lynemouth station to biomass raises larger questions about our willingness to pay for an energy transition.
February 13, 2015
Biomass Magazine Executive Editor examines the latest in a growing string of mainstream media stories that fail to properly frame up the realities of how bioenergy is deployed in practice.
February 06, 2015
Executive Editor Tim Portz draws attention to a story in the Star Tribune about the conversion of forested acres to agricultural lands, a practice our forest owner association leaders warn us will be the outcome if new markets for wood fiber go away.
January 30, 2015
Executive Editor Tim Portz talks about what it means when story sources are reluctant to talk "on the record". Conversations about pellets as absorbents are loosening up, while folks remain tight lipped about their opinions on big box customers.
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January 23, 2015
Executive Editor Tim Portz recaps a week loaded with stories of construction starts, restarts and equity raised.