Industrial Thermal Energy & District Heating

February 11, 2016

UK research supports AD food-based digestate use as fertilizer

BY Katie FletcherFound In:Power, Thermal, BiogasWRAP has released results from The Digestate and Compost in Agriculture field experiments, providing an evidence base to support the use of food-based digestate, a product of anaerobic digestion, and composts by growers as renewable fertilizers. READ MORE

February 11, 2016

German Pellets files for insolvency

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, ThermalOn Feb. 11, German Pellets GmbH announced a German court has appointed a provisional insolvency administrator with regard to insolvency proceedings that have been initiated against the assets of the company. READ MORE

February 11, 2016

Active Energy Group announces launch of AEG CoalSwitch

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, ThermalU.K.-based Active Energy Group Plc recently announced the launch of its AEG CoalSwitch division. According to the company, its AEG CoalSwitch technology creates a biomass-based drop-in replacement for coal. READ MORE

February 11, 2016

North American pellet exports increased during the third quarter

BY North American Wood Fiber Review Found In:Pellets, Power, ThermalNorth American overseas pellet exports increased for the second consecutive quarter in the third quarter of 2015, rising 15 percent from the previous quarter to reach a new record high of just over 1.6 million tons. READ MORE

February 10, 2016

Details announced for industry tour at 2016 IBCE

BY BBI International Found In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsBBI International has announced the agenda for the industry tour taking place April 14 at the ninth annual International Biomass Conference & Expo . This tour will provide an in-depth look at the biogas industry in Charlotte, North Carolina. READ MORE

February 09, 2016

Floreat Group seeds biomass ventures, invests in UK renewables

BY Floreat Group Found In:Pellets, ThermalFloreat Group has committed $50 million to the U.K. biomass sector and launched FCM Bioenergy Ltd., trading as Vesta. Vesta is an energy supply company specializing in providing low-cost, long-term green energy contracts using biomass. READ MORE

February 09, 2016

UK biogas plant recycles waste heat using Orcan Energy technology

BY Orcan Energy AG Found In:Power, Thermal, BiogasShropshire Energy (U.K.) Ltd. is recycling the waste heat from its biogas plant in Littleport, Cambridgeshire, in order to generate electricity with five ORC units from Orcan Energy, also known as ePacks. READ MORE

February 05, 2016

Chinese group to invest nearly $3 billion in 2 UK biomass plants

BY Katie FletcherFound In:Power, ThermalChinese investment group SinoFortone recently confirmed £2 billion ($2.9 billion) to back two biomass plants and associated food production centers in Wales, England. The food stations will use waste heat from the biomass plants to grow food. READ MORE

February 05, 2016

A Call For Columnists

BY Anna SimetFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsHave a great idea for content, or a message to share? I want to hear about it. READ MORE