10th Biomass Pellet Trade and Power Presentations

With the occasion of the 10th Biomass pellets Trade & Power event, IBTC organized a cocktail reception on ‘Biomass Torrefaction Initiatives and Projects in Implementation’ in Tokyo on the on the past 13th of May. During this reception a group of companies, as market leaders on torrefaction technology presented their current projects and market offer. To help you discover more … Read More

CEG delivers 200 tonnes of CEG BioCoal for a European customer trial

Clean Electricity Generation (CEG) is pleased to announce the successful delivery of CEG BioCoal pellets for the first of its 2019 program of customer trials. Sustainably-sourced CEG BioCoal pellets are a renewable biomass drop-in replacement for fossil coal. The 2019 program of customer trials is in support of Baltania, a planned commercial-scale CEG BioCoal pellet production plant in Estonia. CEG … Read More

Meet Influential Executives at Asia Biomass Markets’ Powerhouse meet in Tokyo

  Pegged as the ‘Global Biomass Buyer-Supplier Meet’, CMT’s 10th Biomass Pellets Trade & Power, 13-16 May, 2019 – Tokyo, JAPAN will connect executives of wood pellet, wood chip and agricultural biomass (e.g. Palm Oil, etc) producers & traders, power utilities, and technology providers We will be welcoming delegates from among the Wood Pellets & Wood Chips Producers & Traders, … Read More

Futerra Fuels builds commercial scale torrefaction plant in Portugal

Valongo, 11 December 2018 – Portuguese bioenergy start-up Futerra Torrefaçao e Tecnologia S.A. (Futerra Fuels) has started the construction of their first commercial scale torrefied pellet production plant in Valongo, Portugal. The plant will have an annual production capacity of 120.000 tons of torrefied pellets and 55.000 tons of regular industrial wood pellets per year.   According to Henk Hutting, chairman … Read More

Correlations to Predict Elemental Compositions and Heating Value of Torrefied Biomass

Abstract Measurements reported in the literature on ultimate analysis of various types of torrefied woody biomass, comprising 152 data points, have been compiled and empirical correlations are developed to predict the carbon content, hydrogen content, and heating value of a torrefied wood as a function of solid mass yield. The range of torrefaction temperature, residence time and solid yield of … Read More

Orsted, CM Biomass Partners, Stockholm Exergi, Hofor and Bioenergy Europe, discuss biomass sourcing strategies and raw feedstock availability

Global energy and commodity price-reporting agency Argus will host the  Argus Biomass Nordics and Baltics 2018 conference in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 29-31 October. Drawing on the success of the flagship London Biomass conference, the inaugural event focused on the Nordic and Baltic regions, and will bring together wood chip and wood pellet specialists from Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and the UK. … Read More

TAPPI’s International Bioenergy and Bioproducts Conference (IBBC) with the International Biomass Torrefaction Coucil

Partnership promotes dual vision of bringing awareness to new sustainable technologies developed from biomass in the forests products industry   BRUSSELS, BELGIUM (August 28, 2018) – The International Biomass Torrefaction Council (IBTC) and TAPPI’s International Bioenergy and Bioproducts Conference (IBBC) have announced a new partnership to help promote awareness of torrefied biomass. Based in Brussels, IBTC was founded in 2012 and brought together 23 companies from … Read More