Inside May 2014


Atypical Thermal Applications

BY Anna SimetA massive chemical plant and the largest single-story greenhouse in the U.S. are unconventional users of biomass heat. READ MORE

Surveying the US Waste-to-Energy Fleet

BY Kolby Hoagland Waste-to-energy plants in the U.S. generate nearly 2,500 MW of power and consume about 30 percent of the nation’s waste. READ MORE

All Things Biomass

BY Anna SimetMembers of all sectors of the biomass industry connected at the 2014 International Biomass Conference & Expo. READ MORE


From Fluff to Fuel

BY Sue Retka SchillTennessee-based WastAway engineers pellets from MSW that is treated with steam and pressure. READ MORE

Power or Fuel: Making the Choice

BY Chris HansonGrowing interest and new incentives have some biogas producers eyeing renewable compressed natural gas. READ MORE

Enerkem’s Family Affair

BY Tim PortzVincent Chornet’s entrepreneurial appetite, combined with his father’s vision of a technology, may change the trajectories of the waste and biofuels industries forever. READ MORE

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