Wood energy

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  • October 03, 2014 12:11

    German Pellets earnings driven up by new US wood pellet plant

    German Pellets GmbH has presented its group financial report for the first half of 2014 and confirmed its preliminary consolidated net earnings figures. As of June 30, 2014, the world’s largest producer and trader of wood pellets generated consolidated sales of Euro 260.6 million (+10% yoy growth). Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) improved to around Euro 25.0 million in the first half of 2014 from Euro 18.8 million in the previous year’s period... [more...]

  • October 03, 2014 11:40

    RWE sells its stake in Sicilian biomass power plant Enna

    RWE Innogy and FriEl Green Power, Bozen, have this week successfully concluded the transfer of RWE Innogy’s 80% stake in the Sicilian biomass power plant Enna (incl. the respective biomass harvesting and forest management activities) to FriEl... [more...]

  • September 29, 2014 09:30

    International pellets trade on the rise

    Growth in the pellets industry has sparked an increase in international wood pellet trade. While opening up new opportunities for the industry’s manufacturers, suppliers, distributors and service providers, this growth poses additional challenges to logistics and storage. Experts from industry, research and politics will be on hand at the 13th Pellets Industry Forum, taking place in the Berlin Congress Center (bcc) from October 14–15, to discuss trends in the international pellets markets as well as new technological developments... [more...]

  • September 25, 2014 16:15

    Ukrainian wood products exports to EU doing well, despite recent political tensions

    Recent events which occured in Ukraine haven't influenced Ukrainian wood products deliveries to the European Union countries. According to the latest figures issued by Eurostat, Ukraine has exported wood products (under HS code 44) to the EU worth... [more...]

  • September 24, 2014 16:01

    Price of wood pellets sees no improvements in Central and Western Europe

    The price evolution of wood pellets in Central and Western Europe has been ascending throughout the whole 2013, with few exceptions. From January to December 2013, the average pellet price has increased by 9 percent in Germany, 6 percent in Austria and... [more...]

  • September 23, 2014 11:16

    Austria: No price recovery for wood pellets in September

    The average price of wood pellets in Austria is in September 24.32 €-Cent per kg or 4.96 Cent per kWh. As compared to the previous month wood pellets are slightly more expensive by... [more...]

  • September 22, 2014 07:26

    Sweden: Stocks of roundwood and wood chips increased by 20%

    The total stocks of coniferous sawlogs, pulpwood and wood chips is estimated to amount 8.9 million m³ (cubic metres solid volume excluding bark) as at 30 June 2014. An increase by 20 percent compared with the same time frames as last year... [more...]

  • September 19, 2014 11:07

    13th Pellets Industry Forum: Meeting point for the international pellets industry

    Following a year’s break, experts from across the German and international pellets industry are convening once again at the Berlin Congress Center (bcc) in 2014 to exchange knowledge and network. The 13th Pellets Industry Forum, which takes place from October 14–15, 2014, focuses on providing an overview of the current market developments and technological innovations. The conference’s range of topics is aimed at stakeholders from both the heating and electricity markets... [more...]

  • September 19, 2014 07:33

    New pellet plant project in Russia

    The group of companies Sintez will build a pellet plant with an annual capacity of 100,000 tonnes in western Russia, Bryansk Oblast region. The investment will reach... [more...]

  • September 17, 2014 14:06

    Latvia's forest industry export up 12.6%

    During the first seven months of 2014, Latvian forest industry's export increased by 12.6%, reaching EUR 1.189 billion, compared to EUR 1.056 billion in the same period in 2013... [more...]