biomass Archive

21 Jan 2015

Eco2, Iceni Energy break ground on 44.2MW Snetterton biomass plant in Norfolk, UK

Eco2 and Iceni Energy have broken ground on the 44.2MW Snetterton biomass plant in Norfolk, England, the UK. CTBR – News
21 Nov 2014

Stobart obtains funds to build £110m biomass CHP plant in UK

Stobart Group has reached financial closure on a £110m combined heat and power biomass plant (CHP plant) in Widnes, UK. CTBR – News
6 Nov 2014

Abengoa wins contract to develop 215MW biomass plant in Belgium

Spanish energy firm Abengoa has secured a contract to develop a 215MW biomass plant in Belgium. CTBR – News
16 Oct 2014

Areva secures contract to build Brazil’s largest biomass power plant

French energy firm Areva has secured a contract to build the 150MW Campo Grande biomass power plant for Brazilian utility BOLT Energias. CTBR – News
21 Sep 2014

NGPI to develop three biomass power plants in Japan

US-based renewable energy firm New Generation Power International (NGPI) has unveiled plans to develop three 11.5MW wood biomass power plants in Japan. CTBR – News
6 Aug 2014

Method Efficiently Converts Lignocellulosic Biomass Into Biofuel

Scientists at the University of California, Riverside have developed a new method to efficiently convert lignocellulosic biomass into biofuels and chemicals. The Daily Fusion
6 Aug 2014

GPS completes grid synchronization at ETEC’s Woodville biomass plant in US

Engineering, procurement and construction firm Gemma Power Systems (GPS) has completed initial synchronization at East Texas Electric Cooperative’s (ETEC) 49.9MW biomass plant in Woodville, Texas, US. CTBR – News
1 Aug 2014

Study finds biomass burning plays larger role in climate change

A new study by Stanford University Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Mark Jacobson has found that the effect of biomass burning on climate change and human health is significantly worse than scientists earlier believed. CTBR – News
30 Jul 2014

Policy group urges FTC to investigate misleading green claims on biomass

Massachusetts-based Partnership for Policy Integrity (PFPI) has urged the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to investigate advertising claims by biomass power companies that the energy generated from their plants is environmentally friendly and green. CTBR – News
25 Jul 2014

B&W Vølund to construct 280MW thermal biomass plant in Denmark

Babcock & Wilcox Vølund (B&W Vølund), a subsidiary of Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group (B&W PGG), has secured a contract worth over $ 80m to construct a 280MW thermal biomass boiler system in Denmark. CTBR –