Posts Tagged ‘bioenergy’
Filed under: Bio-Energy
New York Coal Plant Converts To Biomass Facility
by Trevor J. Murphy on Apr 24th, 2012
An army facility in New York will undergo a conversion from coal-fired power to biomass power as part of a project conceived to help the US Department of Defense meet renewable energy initiatives. Last month ReEnergy Holdings LLC purchased the idled 60MW coal-fired facility at Fort Drum announcing an investment of $34 million to upgrade the plant. The facility has since been renamed ReEnergy Black River and is set to begin its operations in 20...
Filed under: Forestry
Federal Budget Outlines Continued Support For Forestry Innovation
by Trevor J. Murphy on Apr 11th, 2012
In the 2012 budget unveiled last week in Ottawa, Canada’s federal government detailed plans to continue support for forestry innovation projects across the country. The budget earmarked $105 million over two years for market development and forestry innovation – an effort applauded by groups such as FPInnovations and the Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC). “The 2012 federal budget renews a partnership that has delivered valu...