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2009-08-21 06:00:00

ATHENS, Ga., Aug. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- All wood-consuming bioenergy projects are not created equal. For example, wood pellet-producing and wood-to-electricity projects rely on off-the-shelf, proven technologies while cellulosic ethanol projects depend on evolving and currently economically unviable technology. However, assuming all 100 wood bioenergy projects publicly announced in the US South succeeded, they would consume 40.9 million tons annually by 2020, a 20% increase of current total...

2009-08-07 09:00:00

JAFFREY, N.H., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- New England Wood Pellet LLC (NEWP), and Norbord Inc. (TSX: NBD) today announced that NEWP will acquire Norbord's Deposit, New York land and property and build a new 100,000 ton-per-year state-of-the-art wood pellet manufacturing facility. NEWP and Norbord expect to close on the purchase and sale by November 5, 2009. Norbord's intentions are to continue manufacturing of medium-density fiberboard until closing. "We are excited to work with Norbord...

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2009-08-04 16:10:00

The forestry industry in Europe, the former Soviet Union and North America experienced its largest decline in wood demand since the 1970s, driven mainly by the weak housing market, the United Nations said on Tuesday. However, as the industry shuts down sawmills and restructures, it can look forward to a healthy new market for environmentally friendly wood-based energy, such as biofuels and pellets, said the U.N. Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE). "This year we had one of the biggest...

2009-07-08 08:00:00

LONDON, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VEGA PROMOTIONAL SYSTEMS, INC. (Pink Sheets: VGPR) issues the following status report on the Company. Through a Marketing Agreement with Natural Fuels Industries Company, Inc. of Thailand, Vega currently markets various products including energy efficient pellet fuel made from organic waste bi-products. The Company's Business Plan includes building alternative energy manufacturing plants in various international locations that will produce biomass...

2009-07-06 08:35:00

NEW YORK, July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Green Energy Resources (Pink Sheets: GRGR) announced it has received two separate orders totaling 20,000 tons of wood pellets valued at $28 million dollars over 12 months. The order is expected to commence late in 2009 and extend throughout 2010. The wood pellets are used in co-firing with coal to reduce green house gas emissions. GRGR announced in June it signed a ten (10) year US domestic biomass supply contract valued at over $300 million...

2009-06-01 14:06:00

JAFFREY, N.H., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Propell Energy is pleased to announce that Steve Walker, president and CEO of its parent company, New England Wood Pellet, LLC, is a finalist in this year's New England regional Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year award program. Now in its 23rd year, Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year is the world's most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. It honors outstanding entrepreneurs who inspire others with their vision, leadership, and...

2009-05-20 08:42:00

LONDON, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Argus Biomass Markets, a new weekly report launched today, offers unique insight into the emerging global trade in industrial wood pellets. The report contains the Argus Biomass Index (ABI), a weekly spot price benchmark for pellets delivered cif northwest Europe. The ABI will provide an accurate reference price that market participants can use in physical supply contracts and for risk management purposes as the market gains liquidity. Argus Biomass Markets...

2009-04-24 09:50:00

Conference Promoting Heating the Northeast with Biomass Fuels To Be Held April 29-30 in Nashua NASHUA, N.H., April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Propell Energy, providers of commercial and municipal wood pellet boiler systems, along with a group of 20 biomass fuels industry, retail leaders and interested parties, have joined together to present and host the 'Heating The Northeast With Renewable Biomass' Conference on April 29 - 30, 2009 at the Radisson Hotel and Conference Center in Nashua, NH. The...

2009-03-31 18:13:00

Will Greatly Reduce Region's Dependence on Foreign Oil JAFFREY, N.H., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- New England Wood Pellet, LLC, the largest manufacturer and distributor of wood pellets in the Northeastern United States, has announced the formation of Propell Energy (www.propellenergy.com). This wholly owned subsidiary imports, sells, and services state-of-the-art European pellet boiler systems for municipal and commercial applications. Not only are these heating systems environmentally...

2009-03-13 05:24:00

NEW YORK, March, 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Green Energy Resources (Pink Sheets: GRGR) announces the signing of two separate wood pellet export orders to Europe valued at approximately $14 million each. The exports are expected to commence between July and September of this year. The pellets are being sourced from Texas. Each order represents a volume of approximately 120,000 tons over a 12-month period. The two pellet orders are in addition to 2 woodchip orders already received in 2009....


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