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  • Screening and shredding technology from Eggersmann for processing wood and bio-waste

    The Eggersmann Group has a wide-reaching product portfolio of high-performance shredders, screening machines and windsifters at its disposal to treat all kinds of materials. To process wood and bio-waste the company offers multiple solutions of well-known brands. Soon to be, an increase of waste wood and bio mass is expected in shredding and screening. For this reason, the demands in throughput ...


    By Eggersmann GmbH

  • Deal with bulky waste

    Bulky waste includes abandoned furniture, large household appliances and household hygiene equipment. Furniture can be crushed as a high calorific value of material sent to incineration, large appliances can be sent to the dismantling plant recycling of recycled metal and plastic, sanitary equipment is crushed after building materials. Branches, trunks, tree heads and other green rubbish are ...


    By Harden Industries Ltd.

  • Now even more quality shredders with a bite at the LIGNA 2017

    From May 22 to 26, 2017 the LIGNA in Hanover is once again the meeting point for the wood working and processing industry. Themed "Now even more quality shredders with a bite", UNTHA shredding technology will present its tried and tested wood shredders as well as the new QR class in hall 13, at booth D34. The Austrian shredding specialist from Salzburg will exhibit a large selection of ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

  • SgurrEnergy appoints Claus Hjoerringgaard as director of clean energy

    SgurrEnergy, part of Wood Group’s clean energy business, has appointed Claus Hjoerringgaard as its new director of clean energy. Based at SgurrEnergy’s Glasgow headquarters, Claus will be responsible for heading up the leading renewable energy and grid integration consultancy which provides engineering and technical advisory services in onshore and offshore wind, solar, wave and ...


    By SgurrEnergy Ltd.

  • H&V Shortlisting Puts Vital Energi in 7th Heaven

    The University of St Andrews’ £20m Guardbridge Biomass Energy Centre has proven popular with awards judges in the energy sector recently and following on from its victory at the Scottish Green Energy Awards we are delighted to announce it has been named as a finalist at the H&V News Awards 2017. The project has seen Vital Energi working in partnership with the University since ...


    By Vital Energi

  • UNTHA’s largest four shaft shredder heads to LKM Recycling

    UNTHA’s largest four shaft shredder has been installed at renowned waste management firm LKM Recycling. The RS150 has been procured to maximise materials recovery and revenue generation at this increasingly diverse recycling specialist. Over 40 years ago, LKM started out as a scrap metal business but fast forward to 2017 and the 55-strong company is now handling everything from metals and ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Occupational and Residential Wood Smoke Exposure Concerns

    During the cold winter months, many people burn wood in their homes for heat and ambience. While this can provide for an economical way to heat a home, some people could be exposed to wood smoke in the air they breathe. Workers in some occupations may also be exposed to wood smoke on a daily basis.   The smell of burning wood is pleasant to some people, but even though wood is a natural ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • U.S. oil and gas industry to increase spending, drive global growth in 2017

    U.S. oil and gas companies are expected to boost exploration and production (E&P) spending in 2017 by 27 percent, leading global spending growth and reversing two years of decline, according to a new report from Barclays. According to the investment bank’s annual survey of oil production companies, global spending on E&P will increase seven percent in 2017 after back-to-back ...

  • Clarke Energy at Energy Now 2017

    Clarke Energy is exhibiting for the eighth year at the Energy Now Exhibition in Telford Industrial centre 8th-9th February 2017. Energy Now continues to be the only renewables event organised exclusively for the agricultural and rural sectors, attracting farmers and landowners nationwide. A number of leading industry experts will discuss the issues facing different ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • BIOMASS MAGAZINE - AST Increases Scale of Wisconsin Research Facility

    The scale-up increase’s the processing capacity of AST, an emerging technology company in the biochemicals and renewable fuel sector, from 100 kilograms to 2 tons of cellulosic biomass per day. AST, which collaborates with the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, was awarded $1.5 million in November 2013 as part of a $22.5 million University of Wisconsin system initiative to help with the ...

  • Expanding wood energy markets in the U.S.

    The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently announced that it will invest up to $7 million in grants to fund projects that support the expansion of wood products and wood energy markets. This initiative, which is being managed by the U.S. Forest Service’s Wood Innovations Program, will address three main priorities: ...


    By Uzelac Industries, Inc

  • Switch2 and Newport City Homes win award for combatting fuel poverty

    More than 750 homes connected to NCH's Duffryn district heating scheme have halved their energy consumption by using Switch2 Energy's G6 smart energy pay-as-you-go meters.     Previously, residents paid a fixed weekly charge for their heating and hot water, but now they have control over their usage and costs, which allows them to budget better and save ...


    By Switch2 Energy Limited

  • Spot Pricing Estimates Released as Wood Pellet Demand Increases

    Biomass consulting firm FutureMetrics LLC recently published a white paper highlighting global demand and spot price estimates for industrial wood pellets. The data allows for an optimistic scenario in which demand for co-firing or full-firing of wood pellets in large industrial pulverized coal (PC) power plants continues to strengthen in Korea, ...


    By Uzelac Industries, Inc

  • USDA Invests Over $300 Million to Help Hundreds of Small Businesses Improve Energy Efficiency, Adopt Renewable Energy Systems

    November 3, 2016 -- Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on October 25th announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is investing more than $300 million to help hundreds of small ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • WBA welcomes new members

    WBA is pleased to welcome 1 full member and 7 associated members to our association. As we are a member based organization, these new companies and associations give us a major boost in our mission to promote sustainable bioenergy globally and to support the business environment for bioenergy. Full Member - Bioenergy 2.0 Association Associated Members - WSP Sverige ...

  • ANDRITZ to upgrade woodyard systems at Sappi North America’s mill in Skowhegan, Maine, USA

    International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an upgrade order from Sappi North America for a high-capacity debarking line and woodyard equipment to be installed at Sappi’s Somerset Mill in Skowhegan, Maine. The new line will further reduce wood losses and enhance the mill’s reliability and performance. Commissioning of the new line, which has a design capacity of 300 t/h of ...


    By ANDRITZ MeWa GmbH

  • Valuing Undrilled Exploration Acreage: CGG and Wood Mackenzie Release EV² Exploration Valuation Platform

    Launched today, the powerful EV2 decision support platform enables oil and gas clients to determine the value of undrilled exploration acreage in the world’s most prospective basins. Combining the geological expertise of CGG Robertson with the commercial insight of Wood Mackenzie, EV2 represents an industry first in terms of coupling a flexible valuation tool with a rigorous and ...


    By CGG

  • Global Biomass Market Continues to Grow Annually

    The biomass market has experienced several significant changes over the past few years, not the least of which is the notable increase in global demand due to the growing use of biomass pellets for industrial power and home heating. Annual global production of biomass wood pellets has ballooned from only 2 million metric tons in 2000 to 28 million metric tons in 2015, and according to a study ...


    By Uzelac Industries, Inc

  • New ETA biomass boilers added to portfolio

    A big month for Innasol as it sees brand new ETA biomass boiler additions to the already extensive product portfolio – just in time for heating season! As the sole UK distributor of ETA biomass boilers, Innasol partners and Plumb Centre customers have access to the brand new ETA PE-K pellet boiler, available in 110kW, 140kW, 180kW, 199kW and 220kW. The ...


    By Innasol Ltd.

  • AMETEK Land to Present Biomass Spontaneous Heating and Combustion Detection at European Biomass to Power 2016

    AMETEK Land announces that Derek Stuart, Global Product Manager for Combustion and Environmental Monitoring, will speak at the European Biomass to Power Conference, October 5 to 6 2016, in Seville, Spain, on “Early Detection of Spontaneous Heating and Combustion in Biomass Handling.” ...


    By AMETEK Land

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