The Gainesville City Commission is moving forward with buying out the controversial biomass plant as a way to exit a multi-billion dollar contract.
A plant in Tracy that generates power by burning waste wood is trying to find help in its bid to start up again after two years of inactivity.
The Internal Revenue Service has published guidance pertaining to the Section 45 Production Tax Credit for 2017.
In the Western United States, a small-diameter log and biomass utilization business can help fund active management and restoration efforts and provide rural communities with much-needed jobs.
Good Earth Power (GEPAZ) has scaled back their plans for a wood processing plant on State Highway 64 near Valle and is now only requesting approval for a wood composting yard at the location.
The Biomass Enterprise Economic Model is designed to help users rapidly evaluate and appropriately scale biomass utilization enterprises.
The Community Biomass Handbook Volume 4: Enterprise Development for Integrated Wood Manufacturing is a guide for creating sustainable business enterprises using small diameter logs and biomass.
New, energy-efficient boilers are in the cards for a Yukon First Nation, as the Teslin Tlingit Council received $150,000 from the Yukon government to convert 10 community buildings to biomass heating.
Citing lack of feedstock, Stored Solar LLC has shut down its Jonesboro biomass energy plant, one of two the company bought from Covanta Energy in October 2016.
The former Nippon Paper Industries USA cogeneration plant has been shut down and eight of its workers laid off as the paper mill breathed its last breath — in its present form — for up to 18 months, McKinley Paper Co. spokeswoman Cathy Price said.
Sierra Institute for Community and Environment, a research organization focused on education and community collaboration, has won a $100,000 national competition for its entrepreneurial approach to solving challenges facing national forests across the country.
The Indonesian government, through the state-owned forestry company Perhutani, and a South Korean investor developed biomass power plants for a sago factory in Kais sub district, South Sorong district, West Papua province.
Wood shredding activity is on the rise, as is the number of operators rethinking their plant design.
Bioenergy industry leaders gathered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, for their annual state-of-the-industry discussion at the 10th International Biomass Conference & Expo.
Members of the timber industry were in the state capitol, arguing for the passage of a bill that would support the state’s struggling biomass industry.
Many in the renewable fuels sector are familiar with the Renewable Fuel Standard, known as the RFS, adopted by Congress in 2005 and implemented by the U.S. EPA.
State and local leaders are expressing concern that Indeck Energy will idle electric generation at its biomass plant at month’s end.
An influential agency is advising investors in Drax to vote against its pay report next week, Sky News learns.
The California Energy Commission published a notice on the proposed recipients of up to $23 million in Electric Program Investment Charge funding for applied research and development and technology demonstration and development activities focused on advancing bioenergy electricity generation.
A Colorado-based sustainable biomanufacturing and wood fiber manufacturer is eyeing Valley Springs as the site of its new biomass and wood fiber facility, but the community has a few concerns.