Inside May 2016


Playing by the Nonwaste Fuels Rules

BY Katie FletcherThree forms of wood waste got the green light under the U.S. EPA’s nonhazardous secondary materials rule, but the amended regulation’s impact appears narrow. READ MORE

A Wiser Way to Handle Waste

BY Ron KotrbaNear Manchester, United Kingdom, Dong Energy is constructing the first biogas plant using its REnescience technology that treats unsorted household waste with enzymes. READ MORE


Sponsor Spotlight: Hurst Boiler

BY Anna Simet Hurst Boiler is equipped with the knowledge, technology and drive to expand global waste-to-energy applications. READ MORE

Biomass Boilerhopping in Burlington

BY Anna SimetBiomass heating installations in northern Vermont are far from sparse. READ MORE


Out With the Old

BY Linda Graham The city of Quebec has achieved major cost savings by replacing its 34-year-old cranes with modern, automated versions. READ MORE

Export Industry’s Impacts on Southern Forests, Markets

BY Tracy Leslie Forest2Market data disproves claims regarding the wood pellet export industry and its impacts on forest inventory and fiber prices. READ MORE

Preventing Production Problems in the Lab

BY Trish Meek and Barbara Van Cann Increasing biofuel demand will require next-generation laboratory software solutions. READ MORE