Wood energy

  • Wood energy
  • July 22, 2016 13:02

Canfor inaugurates two pellet plants

Canfor opened two new pellet plants in Chetwynd and Fort St. John this week. The two plants worth $58 million were built at Canfor's existing sawmills, and have a combined annual production capacity of 175,000 tonnes of wood pellets... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • July 20, 2016 13:40

Germany: Pellet price drops slightly in July

The pellets price in Germany fell slightly in July. The average price for German ENplus A1 quality wood pellets reached EUR 222.81/ tonne, 1.0% less than in June and 4.6% less than in July 2015... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • July 20, 2016 08:04

UPM and BEE enter into agreement on renewable energy supply to UPM Hürth mill

UPM has entered into a conditional agreement with Blue Energy Europe (BEE) for the supply of heat for its Hürth mill in the Cologne area in Germany... [more...]

Market Prices
  • Market Prices
  • July 18, 2016 14:03

Switzerland: Price of wood pellets down in July

In July, the retail prices for ENplus A1 wood pellets in Switzerland has dropped slightly after an increase in June. The average price currently stands at... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • July 13, 2016 16:06

DONG Energy Avedøre Power Station close to wood pellets conversion

Unit 1 at Avedøre Power Station is one step closer to using wood pellets instead of coal. The largest single component in the conversion has just been installed. It is a 34-tonne heavy cooler which is to be installed in the boiler house at a height of 20 meters... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • July 07, 2016 17:30

Swedish ATA Timber to acquire two sawmills from Rörvik Timber

Swedish ATA Timber will acquire two sawmills from Rörvik Timber in Rörvik and Sandsjöfors. Through these acquisitions ATA Timber reinforces its presence in the commodities market in the Swedish highlands (Höglandet)... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • June 30, 2016 12:07

Austria: Price of wood pellets stable in June

The retail price for ENplus A1 wood pellets in Austria has remained virtually unchanged from May to June. Currently the average price stands at 22.25 cents / kg... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • June 21, 2016 14:26

Worldwide investments in renewable energy at record levels

Investments in renewable energy are spreading around the world, as a new report shows that there was more money spent on green sources than on coal or gas-fired power plants in 2015... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • June 17, 2016 14:01

Germany: Price of pellets continues to decrease in June

Wood pellets in Germany were priced in June at EUR 225.01/tonne, according to the latest price survey of the German Energy Wood and Pellet Association (DEPV)... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • June 10, 2016 09:00

The global forest industry in Q1/2016

Relatively small adjustments in both exchange rates and in log prices in local currencies, resulted in the smallest quarter-to-quarter decline of the Global Sawlog Price Index (GSPI) seen in five quarters... [more...]

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