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  • EUBCE: 37 Years of Evolving Trends in Bioenergy

    Ever since Europe and its Member States begun developing policies and research programs for renewable energy, the EUBCE has always been an important event to collect the knowledge and to share the views of biomass experts from research, industry, and policy.  At the time of the first “International Conference on Biomass”, held in 1980 in Brighton and organized by the ...

  • A vision for bioenergy

    Today's new biomass strategy targets a sector supporting 50,000 jobs and producing 11 per cent of UK energy by 2020 Energy Ministers from 23 of the world's leading economies this week convene in London to accelerate the development and deployment of clean energy technology. Participating governments account for 80 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions and 90 per cent of global clean energy ...

  • World Bioenergy 2014 – Three Days With the Spotlight on Bioenergy

    World Bioenergy is the leading global meeting place for everyone in the bioenergy sector – a focal point that is so much more than a trade fair. The world’s leading manufacturers and suppliers are present, and this year’s edition of World Bioenergy offers a multitude of interesting conferences, field trips and workshops under the slogan “Taking You from Know How to Show ...


    By Elmia AB

  • Quebec Company wins clean bioenergy technology award

    Quebec Company wins clean bioenergy technology award Montreal-based bioenergy company Biothermica has won a global clean technology award for bio-energy and ranks among the world's Top Ten Clean Technology companies chosen by the Global Cleantech Cluster Association (GCCA). The GCCA rewards leading companies in the high-growth field of ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Innovative Bioenergy Process Recognized for Excellence in Technology Transfer

    The Energy Department’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) recently ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Highlights of the ‘Bioenergy 2017’ IrBEA National Bioenergy Conference

    At the conference: The Irish Bioenergy Association Director, Padraic O’Neill, with Fergal Leamy, CEO, Coillte and Matthew Clancy, Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland 190 strong attendance at IrBEA’s 16th National Bioenergy Conference on Thursday 9th February Bioenergy conference ...

  • Bioenergy 2017 – IrBEA National Bioenergy Conference

    2017 will be a pivotal year for Ireland’s energy policy; the industry expects clarity by then for the roll-out of a Renewable Heat Incentive. We need to move towards clean technologies. Currently, in Ireland,  we have a renewable market share of 8.7%-, with Bioenergy contributing 2% of this. It’s imperative that the Irish Government develops an energy policy that allows for ...

  • Launch of the Technology Roadmap Bioenergy for Heat and Power

    As part of a series of low-carbon technology roadmaps, the IEA has developed a roadmap looking specifically at the role of bioenergy to provide heat and power in order to meet ambitious emission reduction targets, in addition to providing important energy security benefits. The Technology Roadmap Bioenergy for Heat and Power highlights the importance of bioenergy in providing heat in the ...


    By Elmia AB

  • Renewable Energy Employs 9.8 million People Worldwide, New IRENA Report Finds

    More than 9.8 million people were employed in the renewable energy sector in 2016, according to a new report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2017, released at IRENA’s 13th Council meeting, provides the latest employment figures of the renewable energy sector and insight into the factors affecting the renewable labour ...

  • Solarvest BioEnergy Grants Options

    SOLARVEST BIOENERGY INC. (TSX VENTURE: SVS) ("Solarvest" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has granted to Dr. Angela Riveroll 70,000 options exercisable at a price of $0.25 per common share for a period of five years from the grant date. As Senior Research Scientist at Solarvest (PEI) Inc., Dr. Riveroll will take a leading role in the company's genetic program to produce hydrogen ...


    By Solarvest BioEnergy Inc.

  • $444M boost for bioenergy options

    Three-year provincial program keys on turning waste into energy. The province has committed an unprecedented $444 million over the next three years to encourage Albertans to develop bioenergy alternatives using waste such as manure and wood chips. In coming years the government will double and then triple the amount of money going into renewable energy development, from $66 million this year ...


    By Growing Power Hairy Hill LP

  • Solarvest BioEnergy Appoints Director

    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA - SOLARVEST BIOENERGY INC. (TSX VENTURE: SVS) ("Solarvest" or the "Company"), is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Ledwell as a director of the Company. Mark Ledwell is a partner in Gowlings" Toronto office, practising in business law with particular emphasis in the areas of construction, energy, infrastructure and project finance. Before joining Gowlings, ...


    By Solarvest BioEnergy Inc.

  • Governing the Risks and Opportunities of Bioenergy

    Bioenergy has become an increasingly important topic for governments, businesses, and civil society.  Driven especially by increasing oil prices and concerns about climate change, greater investments are being made in renewable energy, with biological sources (sugarcane, maize, wood, etc.) receiving particular attention due to their numerous claimed advantages. Yet bioenergy also has some ...

  • National Bioenergy Day 2014

    Bioenergy, the use of agricultural waste and forestry byproducts to generate heat and energy, will be celebrated during the second annual National Bioenergy Day on October 22, 2014. This is an opportunity to showcase bioenergy facilities and the bioenergy supply chain around the United States. The Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) will celebrate National Bioenergy Day with an educational ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Solarvest BioEnergy Grants Options

    CHARLOTTETOWN, PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND -- (Marketwire) -- 01/28/11 -- SOLARVEST BIOENERGY INC. (TSX VENTURE: SVS) ("Solarvest" or the "Company"), is pleased to announce that, in accordance with the Company's Stock Option Plan, it has granted to certain directors, officers, employees and consultants, incentive stock options to purchase up to an aggregate of 600,000 common shares exercisable at a ...


    By Marketwire

  • Food or fuel? The bioenergy dilemma

    The cost of grain-based staples–such as tortillas in Mexico, beef noodles in western China, and bread in the United States– has increased around the world. There are several reasons why prices have jumped, but there’s one getting a lot of attention: the global rush for bioenergy. Crops can be used as a food or fuel; both are important ecosystem services that nature provides to people. But as ...

  • A global window on bioenergy

    World Bioenergy is the leading global meeting place for the bioenergy sector, featuring a trade fair, conferences and a wide range of study tours. The event is held every second year and the doors reopen this year on 25-27 May. The world’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of bioenergy-related equipment and services are exhibiting at the fair. Visitors from around the world have come to ...


    By Elmia AB

  • The World Bioenergy Award – the greatest acknowledgement for great work in the field of bioenergy

    Every World Bioenergy has a certain important winner – the winner of the World Bioenergy Award. The acknowledgment is given to someone who has made a difference in the world of bioenergy and the last day for submission of nominations is 7 March. The winner of the World Bioenergy Award 2012 was Mr. Harry Stokes, USA, for his revolutionary global work in developing and promoting clean ethanol ...


    By Elmia AB

  • SEE ALGAE Technology Wins Brazilian Bioenergy Innovation of the Year 2012 Award

    SEE ALGAE Technology GmbH ("SAT" or the "Company"), a leading developer of infrastructure for the commercial production of high-quality algae, today received the Brazilian Bioenergy Innovation of the Year 2012 Award for its cutting edge algae cultivation technology. In explaining their decision to grant the highly competitive award to SAT, the independent judging panel assembled by Green Power ...

  • Bioenergy Technologies Office Judges Washington State University Energy Competition

    Washington State University is hosting the Imagine Tomorrow competition to challenge high school students to explore new ways to support the transition to alternative energy sources. The competition, held on May 30–June 1, 2014, asks students to work together in teams to research topics related to biofuels, technology, behavior, or design. Bioenergy ...


    By US Department of Energy

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