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  • Wood energy
  • August 27, 2015 10:09

German Pellets improves turnover in the first half of 2015

In the first half year of 2015, the German Pellets Group managed to improve market position and make investments for future growth... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • August 26, 2015 14:47

Dutch company to build $50 million worth wood processing complex in Arkhangelsk region

The project of a woodworking facilities cluster including a pellet plant and a biofuel heat generating site was discussed at the meeting of Arkhangelsk region government members. The project was proposed by Gazprom Teploenergo and the Dutch A.Hak Renewable Energy B.V. ... [more...]

Market Prices
  • Market Prices
  • August 25, 2015 09:44

Austria: Price of pellets stable in August

The price of pellets in Austria seems to be stable in August. One tonne of pellets has declined by... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • August 24, 2015 08:41

Lack of domestic forest resources forcing India to rely more on imports of hardwood chips for the pulp industry

India has limited domestic forest resources to supply its forest industry, and with growing domestic demand for forest products, the country’s pulp mills and sawmills have found it necessary to increase importation of wood raw-material both in the form of wood chips and logs... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • August 21, 2015 11:23

UK wood pellet imports reach record high in the first half

UK's wood pellet imports increased 47% in the first half of the year, a record for this period. Imports totaled 2.83 million metric tons... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • August 20, 2015 13:01

German Pellets buys 556 MW coal-fired power plant from Eon; plans biomass conversion

German power company Eon has reached an agreement with German Pellets to sell its Belgium 556 MW Langerlo coal-fired power plant... [more...]

Wood energy
  • Wood energy
  • August 19, 2015 09:21

BRUKS AB supplies tubulator system to Avedøre power plant in Denmark

BRUKS AB was awarded a contract for the supply of the new conveyor system for transport of wood pellets and coal for the CHP plant unit 1, at Avedöre power station, Copenhagen Denmark... [more...]

  • Special Reports
  • August 17, 2015 15:19

Russian wood pellet production expected to rise, driven by EU demand

Russian wood pellet production growth is largely encouraged by the increasing interest of the EU countries for for biofuel. Today, Russia is the third largest exporter of wood pellets to the EU, after the United States and Canada. According to Rosstat (Russian Federal Statistical Service), Russia produced 878,000 metric tons of wood pellets in 2014, nearly double from 2012... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • August 17, 2015 14:24

Price of wood pellets remains low in Germany

The price of wood pellets in Germany is still at a low level in August. The national average price currently stands at... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • August 12, 2015 10:53

Brazilian Tanac to become the first producer of black wattle pellets in the world

Tanac SA, with headquarters in Montenegro (Brazil), received the approval of The Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) for financing construction of a wood pellet factory. The sum provided by the bank will come up to... [more...]

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