Wood energy

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  • October 30, 2014 14:33

    Resolute to build momentum in the wood products business

    Resolute Forest Products Inc. today reported net income for the quarter ended September 30, 2014 of C$17 million (US$ 15,2 million) down from net income of C$29 million (US$ 25,9 mil.) in the third quarter of 2013. Sales were C$1.1 billion (US$ 984,5 million) in the quarter, down C$34 million (US$ 30,4 mil.), or 3%, from the third quarter of 2013."Our adjusted EBITDA improved sequentially thanks to the best lumber quarter in recent history and continued strength of market pulp," said Richard Garneau, president and chief executive officer. "We're building momentum in the wood products business: [more...]

  • October 30, 2014 12:00

    Enviva Partners LP might expand wood pellet production capacity by 2 million tons

    Enviva Partners LP, the world's largest supplier of power generation wood pellets, has decided to raise US$ 100 million in an initial public offering. After the offering, Enviva will have the right of first offer to acquire wood pellet production plants with production capacity of 2.0 million metric tons per year... [more...]

  • October 29, 2014 11:03

    Wood pellet plant for Guyana; production to be shipped to Europe

    Pinnacle Green Resources Ltd. (Guyana) plans to begin cultivation of an energy plantation on 5,000 acres of land in the Pomeroon Region 2, Guyana. Pinnacle, which has its headquarters in Singapore, is hoping to cultivate... [more...]

  • October 29, 2014 08:49

    Latvia's forest industry exports increase 11.3%

    From January to August, exports of the Latvian forest industry increased by 11.3%%, reaching EUR 1.359 billion, compared to EUR 1.221 billion in the same period in 2013... [more...]

  • October 29, 2014 07:56

    Rentech commences start-up of the Atikokan wood pellet facility

    Rentech, Inc. announced start-up of the Atikokan wood pellet facility has begun. During the next few weeks, the plant will undergo safety inspections, equipment testing and final commissioning... [more...]

  • October 27, 2014 10:19

    Falling Ruble might help Russian wood industry

    Wood industry in Russia might benefit from the country's status as a financial pariah, with domestic wood manufacture improving and exports to some markets growing as the Ruble falls in value against world currencies... [more...]

  • October 24, 2014 08:10

    Comment: New EU energy deal to make Europe dependent on wood pellet imports

    The new EU energy deal agreed last night has set some ambitious targets. A 27% quota for renewable energy will further make wood pellets an increasingly important source of energy. However, the ability of the EU countries to satisfy internal demand will not be able to keep up the pace with the expected 4-6 time rise in consumption, and will make Europe more and more dependent on imports, especially from the United States... [more...]

  • October 23, 2014 12:16

    Austria: Pellet price rises in October, but is still lower compared to last year

    In October, the average price of wood pellets in Austria currently stands at... [more...]

  • October 22, 2014 16:16

    Wood pellets exports from North America to Europe plateaued during the 1H/2014

    Pellet shipments from the US and Canada to Europe have gone in opposite directions in 2014, with the shipments from the US South being up ten percent from the 4Q/13 to the 2Q/14, and Canadian volumes declining 25% during the same period. The new expanding markets for pellet producers in Western Canada have instead been Japan and South Korea... [more...]

  • October 21, 2014 15:01

    Major industry players meet at EXPOBOIS 2014

    EXPOBOIS together with the BOBAT news space, the exhibition for all wood transformation processes and uses, will be held from November 17th to 20th 2014, at Paris-Nord Villepinte (Hall 3). The event offers a comprehensive overview of equipment, products and services across six major sectors of the industry: first transformation, second transformation, wood energy, timber, wood furnishings and hardware and accessories. Nearly 300 companies and French and international brands will present their innovations and new products. The presence of large manufacturers in every sector of the show illustrates how well EXPOBOIS represents this market and strengthens is positioning as an essential meeting place for industry professionals in November... [more...]