Latest Torrefaction Stories

2014-03-11 23:01:34

This new partnership propels the torrefaction industry forward through increased capacity and development of new applications. Quitman, Mississippi (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 New Biomass Energy announces that it has launched a joint venture with Solvay, an international chemical group, in order to expand its production of torrefied wood pellets as an innovative renewable energy source. During the last three years, New Biomass Energy has made unprecedented breakthroughs in torrefaction...

2013-11-06 13:51:23

For millions of homes, plants, wood and other types of "biomass" serve as an essential source of fuel, especially in developing countries, but their mercury content has raised flags among environmentalists and researchers. Scientists are now reporting that among dozens of sources of biomass, processed pellets burned under realistic conditions in China emit relatively low levels of the potentially harmful substance. The report was published in the ACS journal Energy & Fuels. Xuejun Wang...

2012-06-06 23:04:07

CMT´s [3rd Biomass Pellets Trade Asia in Seoul on 12-13 September spotlights on the demand, supply, feedstock acquisition, technology and utilization of biomass pellets as a bioenergy source in Asia. A new value-added feature to the event is the release of a White Paper on Carbon Emission. Seoul, Korea (PRWEB) June 07, 2012 ℠Reduced [carbon emissions through biomass´ is a concise paper that demonstrates the particular characteristics of biomass which makes it a suitable...

2011-08-19 13:00:00

NORCROSS, Ga., Aug. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VEGA BIOFUELS, INC. (Pink Sheets: VGPR) provides the following Update to Shareholders. Dear Fellow Shareholders: I would like to first thank you for your continued support. It is a very exciting time for the Company and I wanted to provide you with an update and status of our current business. As I've stated before, prior to making the decision to build a bio-coal manufacturing plant, we put together an extensive plan that would maximize...

2011-08-08 07:30:00

NORCROSS, Ga., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VEGA BIOFUELS, INC. (Pink Sheets: VGPR) provides the following update for the Company's Bio-Coal plant to be located in Cordele, Georgia. The Company recently announced that it had entered into an Agreement with engineering firm, Hunt, Guillot & Associates (HGA). As announced, HGA will provide various services to Vega including plant design, project management, equipment installation, and engineering services. "We are currently working with...

2011-06-22 00:00:34

A [position paper "Pellets Are Coming to Asia" "“ by Pöyry is being released as a prelude to CMT's 2nd Biomass Pellets Trade Asia summit, to be held in Seoul on 7 and 8 Sept 2011. The paper, available as free download examines Asia's demand for biomass currently earmarked to increase from 2012 onwards, thus providing a glimpse into how the market dynamics will evolve with South Korean's introduction of the renewable portfolio standard. Seoul, South Korea (PRWEB) June 22, 2011 As...

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