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Viewing entries tagged with 'biomass'
Point Tupper biomass plant no longer required to run 24/7
The province has recently amended the renewable electricity regulations so that NSPI's biomass plant no longer has to operate around the clock.
NS company is making biofuel from low-value wood fibre
Cellufuel, a company based out of the former Bowater Mersey paper mill, has been making renewable biofuel out of low-value wood fibre from Freeman's Lumber.
EU renewable energy policies drive demand for wood pellets
Demand for wood pellets is increasing in the EU due to renewable energy policies.
Read more here... http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/01/150130132845.htm
Plourde: We're feeding this monster our forests
Along with electricity, the biomass plant at Point Tupper generates controversy.
Cape Breton biomass research project recieves $45,000
A research project involving a Cape Breton University assistant professor and a Sydney company that deals in renewable energy products and technology has received a $45,000 grant from the research network Mitacs.
Biofuel project to fire up in February
A Queens County pilot project to convert wood into biofuel aims to be up and running by February after getting additional help from the province.
Read more at the Chronicle Herald ... http://thechronicleherald.ca/business/1151105-biofuel-project-set-to-fire-up-in-february-after-provincial-loan