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Filed under: Thurso Pulp Mill
Fortress Inks Energy Recycling Deal At Thurso Mill
by Trevor J. Murphy on Jul 7th, 2010
Last week, Fortress Specialty Cellulose Inc. (FSC) signed an agreement with Forevergreen Energy Inc. to supply recovered energy to the mill in Thurso, Quebec. Recovered energy is energy that is harnessed from hot streams with potential high energy content, such as hot flue gases, steam from cooling towers, or even waste water from different cooling processes. In the case of the Thurso mill, energy gathered from recovery boilers used during the...
Filed under: Cogeneration
by Trevor J. Murphy on Jun 21st, 2010
Though Fortress Paper will spend the next year converting their newly acquired mill in Thurso, Quebec from an ordinary pulp mill to a specialty cellulose manufacturer, the Vancouver-based paper company also has other plans in store for the mill. Part of Fortress’s multi-million dollar conversion plan (around 40 per cent to be precise) will see the development of a cogeneration plant on site that will generate energy both for the mill and for...