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  • 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 ...

  • $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

  • 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 ...

  • A first introduction to World Bioenergy 2012

    The World Bioenergy 2012 conference kicked-off for the first international delegates on their arrival to Stockholm Arlanda airport. At least for those who opted for the pre-conference “transfer” tour no. 1 taking them from the airport to Elmia in Jönköping via a number of bioenergy facilities en route. One of the stops for the delegates was to the ENA Energi AB ...


    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

  • Sveaskog is a sponsor of World Bioenergy 2012

    Sveaskog is Sweden’s largest forest owner and leading supplier of timber, pulpwood and biomass. Our target is to create higher value by finding new ways to use the forest assets and the wood. In this work biomass has a central role. Sveaskog has a long history of supplying specific raw material to our customers. Together with our customers we create solutions which add value both for us and ...


    By Elmia AB

  • Success for ebeaver at World Bioenergy 2010

    “This exceeds our wildest expectations. We’ve met exactly the right people here at this fair. It’s unbelievable.” Johan Dagman, one of the men behind the ebeaver, is having a hard time finding the words to describe his success: Three days of the fair and three machines sold! ...


    By Elmia AB

  • Promoting bioenergy use: policy approaches

    Using some forms of biomass, such as industrial waste wood, agricultural waste and biofuel crops, for energy needs could make a significant contribution to reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Europe, but support mechanisms for bioenergy have historically been less effective than for other forms of renewable energy, such as wind power, in European member states. While it is an inherently ...

  • The ebeaver – a fuel-efficient bioenergy harvester

    “How much diesel is it acceptable to use to produce green energy? Harvesting thinnings with a big machine is like eating with a pair of cudgels. We offer an alternative that harvests bioenergy in an energy-efficient way and has minimal environmental impact.” The speaker is Johan Dagman, one of the men behind the ebeaver, the radio-controlled mini-harvester that drew big ...


    By Elmia AB

  • “Hope, inspiration and progress” at World Bioenergy

    “The overall theme and impression during my morning in Jönköping was one of hope, inspiration and progress. So many different players, from all corners of the world, who are working with very diverse things, from wood chippers to computational models. And all of whom are contributing to a more sustainable long-term future. That gives hope. And inspiration. Many thanks for ...


    By Elmia AB

  • Exploiting British Columbia`s bioenergy opportunities

    Natural gas and oil are hot topics in the media these days, but many investors are turning to British Columbia's bioenergy riches as a province-wide source of new jobs and real economic growth. So significant is BC's wealth in bio-energy resources that the Corporate Knights 2012 ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Enerkem voted 7th in the 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy

    Enerkem Inc. (www.enerkem.com), a waste-to-biofuels and chemicals company, is proud to be ranked 7th in Biofuels Digest's annual list of the 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy2011-2012.  For the past three years, Enerkem has steadily climbed this prestigious ranking from the 25th position in 2009, 16th in 2010, and ...


    By Enerkem

  • Bioenergy Innovation Award 2012 goes to Cambi

    The award committee’s citation: The Bioenergy Innovation Award 2012 goes to a Norwegian technology enterprise founded in 1989, which has remained innovative for many years, and which still continues to rediscover itself. The company possesses a sound knowledge network and succeeds in generating commercial successes from the products it develops. It has become world-renowned in spite of ...


    By Cambi AS

  • Dovetail Partners Releases New Report on Bioenergy

    A new report from Dovetail Partners evaluates the life cycle impacts of forest management and bioenergy. The report reviews new research findings addressing the potential role of forests in bioenergy development in the context of sustainable forest management. “A comprehensive review of research conducted over the past decade reveals convergence in findings that sustainably managed forests can ...


    By PRWeb

  • GBP 4m bioenergy fund on offer for community organisations

    Business and community organisations such as schools and hospitals can now apply for £4M of new funding to buy and install bio-energy systems. Under the Bio-Energy Capital Grants scheme, grants of up to £500,000 are on offer to individual projects that want to install biomass boilers, CHP systems or anaerobic digesters. The sum on offer should be 40 per cent of the cost difference between a ...

  • Stop by the poster exhibition to get a wider view on Bioenergy!

    The poster exhibition is giving you an in-depth look at the coming innovations and research. Take the opportunity to meet scientists and entrepreneurs during the conference breaks and exhibition hours to learn more about interesting scientific studies and new method innovations or policies from all over the world. The posters will be displayed in the fair hall, area B05:32. To high-light ...


    By Elmia AB

  • More research, analysis and policy-tuning required on bioenergy

    Bioenergy is a complex issue which requires better, more comprehensive research and analysis if the country is to realize the full potential that domestically-produced bioenergy can bring to combating climate change and seeking energy independence without unnecessarily distorting the fiber markets that are so critical to AF&PA members’ ability to operate. That was the message from the ...

  • Bioenergy Study Tour Denmark - September 2016

    We our offering the opportunity to travel to Denmark on a bioenergy tour. The cost will be in the region of €550. This will include 3 nights accommodation, flights and travel in Copenhagen, it does not cover food expenses. If you are interested in participating please contact Teresa O’Brien at contact@irbea.ie. Further details to follow. The proposed schedule includes some of the ...

  • W2 Energy Sells WaterHelix System to Maine BioEnergy

    W2 Energy, Inc. (OTC:WTWO) is pleased to announce that it is has sold a WaterHelix hydrokinetic power system to Maine BioEnergy in Naples, Maine. The President of Maine BioEnergy is longtime Maine businessman Robert Fogg, the President of Q-Team Tree Service (www.q-team.com), one of the largest and most established tree removal companies in Maine. Maine ...


    By XFuels Inc.

  • Five final candidates for the World Bioenergy Award 2014

    The five final candidates to the World Bioenergy Award 2014 are now chosen. One of them will be announced as the winner on June 3 at the opening session of World Bioenergy 2014 in Jönköping, Sweden. This is the third time that the World Bioenergy Award is presented. “These candidates really represents, the aim of the World Bioenergy Award, to recognize an individual who ...


    By Elmia AB

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