biomass Archive

16 Mar 2014

Solvay launches production of torrefied biomass

Solvay has launched the production of torrefied biomass at an industrial scale in the US, creating a new business that aims to provide an innovative and renewable energy solution. CTBR – News
13 Dec 2013

Nexterra to supply biomass gasification system in the UK

Nexterra Systems has secured a contract from MWH to supply biomass gasification system for Birmingham Bio Power (BBPL) renewable energy power plant in Tyseley, UK. CTBR – News
29 Oct 2013

Iberdrola Ingenieria to build two Canadian biomass power plants

Iberdrola’s Spanish subsidiary Iberdrola Ingenieria has secured a €240m ($ 331m) contract from Canadian firm Fengate Capital to construct two biomass plants in British Columbia, Canada. CTBR – News
12 Oct 2013

EIG Engineering gets €15.5m loan from EBRD for biomass power plant development in Ukraine

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has provided €15.5m ($ 21m) loan to EIG Engineering for the construction of an 18MW wood chip-fired power plant in Ukraine. CTBR – News
29 Sep 2013

Biomass Gets A Slice Of Army’s $7 Billion Renewable Energy Pie

We’ve been following the US Army Corps of Engineers’ ambitious $ 7 billion renewable energy plan, and it looks like the first round of contracts has concluded with smooth sailing. The public-private initiative will use Department of
6 Sep 2013

Viridis Energy starts wood pellets production at biomass plant in Canada

Alternative energy company Viridis Energy has started production of wood pellets at its wholly-owned subsidiary, Scotia Atlantic Biomass, plant in Middle Musquodoboit, Nova Scotia, Canada. CTBR – News
24 Aug 2013

Renewable Energy Association backs biomass power criteria in UK

Renewable Energy Association (REA), a UK-based renewable industry trade association, has backed the government’s new biomass power and CHP sustainability criteria. CTBR – News
3 Aug 2013

Green Investment Bank, Foresight invest £20m in UK biomass project

The UK Green Investment Bank (GIB) and Foresight have invested around £20m in the construction of the Evermore Renewable Energy project at the Londonderry Port and Harbour Commissioners land at Lisahally, in Northern Ireland. CTBR – News
18 Jul 2013

Green Investment Bank funds biomass boiler installation in UK

The UK Green Investment Bank (GIB) has committed £1.2m in financing for the installation of a biomass boiler at Tomatin Distillery near Inverness, the UK. CTBR – News
15 Jun 2013

Technip secures EUR5m contract from Forest BtL for Finnish biomass plant

French engineering firm Technip has secured €5m front-end engineering and design (FEED) contract from Finnish bio-fuel firm Forest BtL, for a biomass plant on Ajos island in Finland. CTBR – News