Inside December 2016

Features

Scandinavian Swap-Out

BY Tim PortzLeveraging sea routes that connect to vast quantities of regional biomass, combined-heat-and-power stations across Scandinavia are retooling to capitalize on the carbon-neutral fuel. READ MORE

Departments

An Unconventional Conversion Facility

BY Katie FletcherChip Energy’s unique biomass recycling venture will turn waste wood into wood pellets, briquettes and more. READ MORE

28 Days Later: Waste to Fuel

BY Ron KotrbaThe Canadian city of Surrey, British Columbia, prepares to open a new biogas plant fed by its residents’ kitchen scraps and yard waste, the fuel from which will power its collection fleet of CNG vehicles. READ MORE

Trial by Fire

BY Anna SimetContinuing its years-long investigation of whether torrefied biomass could extend its life, Boardman Power Station is prepping to undergo a substantive test burn. READ MORE