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  • Shredding technology presents new opportunities for wood recycling and biomass sector

    A new electric-drive shredder designed and engineered by Austrian headquartered UNTHA, is set to increase capacity, profitability and safety levels in the pioneering wood recycling and biomass market. And, unusually for this sector, the ground-breaking technology is now available as either a static or ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

  • Morbark introduces Biomass Microchipper

    Morbark, Inc., is excited to announce its redesigned 40/36 Whole Tree MicroChipper. This is the latest in design enhancements to make the machine perfect for micro-chip producers. The 40/36 Whole Tree Drum Chipper was first introduced in 2008 as a compact, affordable and productive biomass chipper. The model was improved by the addition of the Advantage 3 high performance chipping drum in 2011, ...


  • Biomass is top of investment in renewables

    Biomass facilities have become a more attractive investment than wind and solar technologies, according to experts in the renewable energy sector. A survey by KMPG found that 37% of respondents intended to invest in biomass, while 36% wanted to invest in solar and 35% wind. KPMG energy partner in the UK Andy Cox said: “Biomass plants have the potential to yield much higher returns than ...

  • Consultation on biomass grandfathering expected imminently

    A consultation document on renewable obligation grandfathering in relation to biomass is expected before the end of next week, according to the Renewable Energy Association. It is expected that the document, issued by the Department for Energy and Climate Change, will form part of the Budget announcement. As reported previously in MRW, the renewable energy industry has expressed ongoing ...

  • Converting municipal solid waste to biomass feedstock

    CleanTech Biofuels, Inc., an early stage provider of cellulosic biomass feedstock derived from municipal solid waste (MSW) for renewable energy and bio-based chemical production, has received a US patent for its process and apparatus for converting MSW into cellulosic biomass feedstock, known collectively as the Biomass Recovery Process. The Biomass Recovery Process is carried out by the angled ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Biomass counters rural population shift in Mediterranean countries

    Southern European Mediterranean countries show great potential for biomass use for energy and as a source of rural development, new jobs and population stability. The partners that make up the BIOPATH sub-project (a component of the Bio-en-area initiative, INTERREG IVC): Cesefor Foundation (Spain), Bruno Kessler Foundation (Italy) and the Institute of Solid Fuel Technology and Applications ...

  • Householders to get financial incentives for biomass boilers

    Energy and Climate Change Secretary Ed Miliband said that UK households will be able to get financial incentives for low carbon technologies such as biomass boilers and ground source heat pumps under Government plans to reduce carbon emissions and cut energy bills. The Government wants to cut household carbon emissions by one third by 2020. Its ultimate aim is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions ...

  • waste to energy+recycling

    Poland is the partner nation of "waste to energy+recycling" in the Bremen Exhibition Centre from 18 to 19 May 2011. If Poland is to fulfil the EU framework directive on waste it is going to have to catch up considerably in the coming years. The government is investing 2.3 billion EUR to build up infrastructure for thermal, biological and mechanical treatment of wastes. A further 1.4 billion EUR ...


    By Freesen & Partner GmbH

  • Algae Biomass Summit to Feature Latest Breakthroughs in Algae Research

    The 6th Annual Algae Biomass Summit, taking place in Denver, Co. September 24-27 will showcase more than 30 presentations in its Biology track from researchers and scientists at leading companies, universities and national labs during the course of the three-day event. These sessions are designed for highly technical audiences and will do a "deep dive" into new research, breakthroughs and ...


  • Cut Green House Gas Emissions through Biomass Briquetting

    Increasing pollution and green house gases are some of the major concerns for environment. People are looking for effective tools and techniques to cut down these hazardous factors in the air. Biomass briquetting through waste recycling is one of the effective techniques to reduce green house gases. Economic development is the prime objective of any county and one of the major contributors in ...


    By Jay Khodiyar Machine Tools

  • REA reveals proposals to be included in DECC consultation on biomass financing

    The proposals set to be included in the Department for Energy and Climate Change consultation on the financing of renewables plants have been revealed by the Renewable Energy Association. The REA has said the proposals will be as follows: Energy from waste and anaerobic digestion will be grandfathered in the pure sense For biomass the capital costs will be grandfathered, but the fuel ...

  • From waste to fuel - `waste to energy` presents fuel from waste and biomass

    Untitled Document The recent price increase for power and fuel has made companies with high energy supply demand and large fleets think twice. Waste as a raw material can provide a solution for the cost-effective ...

  • BMH Enviro’s waste crusher produces RDF with 70% biomass content

    BMH Enviro’s Tyrannosaurus® heavy-duty crushers convert waste into refuse-derived fuel (RDF) that is 70% biomass according to CEN 15747, a method that can determine the renewable content of most materials. Using RDF with high biomass content helps companies lower their greenhouse gas (GHG) inventories and obtain more carbon credits in cap-and-trade programs.Companies in energy-intensive ...


    By Beta Analytic Inc.

  • Dust defeated at wood recycling plant as Landia’s choppers pump recycled rainwater

    Tough MPTK Chopper Pumps made by Landia are playing a key role in the success of R. Plevin & Sons’ waste wood recycling business at Retford in Nottinghamshire. Recycled rainwater from R. Plevin & Sons’ holding reservoir (capacity 1.5 million litres), is pumped by the Landia MPTKs to water cannons, which damp down wood stored on a two and a half acre concrete pad. This process ...


    By Landia

  • PDM Group wins food waste recycling contract

    Food waste recycler PDM Group has won a contract with commercial caterer BaxterStorey and real estate investment trust Land Securities. London-based Land Securities wanted to ensure that food waste from its canteen did not go to landfill. So its catering provider BaxterStorey joined forces with PDM to collect the waste produced from food preparation and left-overs on a weekly basis. Once the ...

  • Series MAC/2, Multi-Material Balers for Recyclables

    Our new series of MAC/2 waste balers is multi-material.  With just one baler you can treat different types of materials: plastic, paper, biomass and RDF. It is the evolution of the MAC/1 series, which has been representing an important benchmark for the market since 2001. During these 15 years of collaboration with our customers and dealers, we have collected their ...


    By Macpresse Europa S.R.L

  • Series MAC/2, Multi-Material Balers for Recyclables

    With just one baler you can treat different types of materials: plastic, paper, biomass and RDF. It is the evolution of the MAC/1 series, which has been representing an important benchmark for the market since 2001. During these 15 years of collaboration with our customers and dealers, we have collected their challenges and suggestions and designed the best technological solutions to meet the new ...


    By Macpresse Europa S.R.L

  • "waste to energy+recycling" back on the Growth Track

    The international exhibition and conference "waste to energy+recycling" ended on an upbeat note last week. The sixth edition of the industry gathering in Bremen, Germany, fulfilled its promise to exhibitors and visitors alike. 75 percent of the trade visitors rated the programme as highly relevant, more than 60 percent said they made new contacts. The more than 80 exhibitors praised the high ...


    By Freesen & Partner GmbH

  • Pallmann Industries and BP Recycling Systems - a clarification

    In April 2013, Pallmann Industries, which specializes in size reduction and processing technologies in various sectors, announced the acquisition from BP Recycling Systems GmbH (Reinach, Switzerland) of technology for making briquettes and pellets from municipal and industrial solid waste, biomass, plastics, textiles, glass, non-ferrous metals, and wood. As the technology acquisition was not ...

  • BHS Acquires Nihot Recycling Technology BV

    Eugene, Oregon-based Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) has acquired Nihot Recycling Technology BV (Nihot), an Amsterdam- based company that designs and manufactures air sorting and separation equipment for the solid waste and ...


    By Bulk Handling Systems (BHS)

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